Monthly Poetry Event “Sunday Kind of Love”- this month sounds great!
featuring the DC Youth Slam Team & The Beltway Poetry Slam Team
followed by an Open Mic
Sunday, August 19th
Come out this month to celebrate the incredibly talented spoken word poets of DC and welcome them home from their respective national competitions! This month’s open mic will be hosted by Katy Richey and will feature Beltway Slam Team - who were just in Charlotte, North Carolina at the National Poetry Slam - members Twain Dooley, Drew Law, Pages Matam, Clint Smith, & Slam Master/ Founder Sarah Lawson as well as DC Youth Slam Team members - just back from San Francisco, where they competed in the Brave New Voices slam and ranked 5th in the Nation! - Mariam Coker, Kosi Dunn, Jesse Ferrell, Asha Gardner, Kayla McAfee, Tiana Minter, Lauryn Nesbitt, Eric Powell, Olivia Weltz. This all ages event is co-sponsored by Busboys and Poets and Split This Rock.
Busboys and Poets
14th & V St, NW
Metro: U St or take the Circulator bus (McPherson- 14th St - Woodley Park line) to 14th and U.