We’re going to have one more open slam before we kick off our second round of Team Qualifiers – this is your chance to practice some of your new or recently edited poems in preparation!
It’s bound to be a fun night of poetry, with an open mic as always!
About Our Feature
Amina Chinnell-Mateen is a Seattle native who only recently discovered her love of Redbull and Mountain Dew. She is a new artist and writer, to the poetry community. She has found solace and in writing about the difficulties of being a person of color, challenging stereotypes associated with the issues found in the mental health field, and issues surrounding sexual assault and recovery. Amina founded a slam scene in North Dakota which has recently gained popularity. She is the author of two self published chapbooks, Born On The Wrong Side Of Color, and her most recent Hush Now. She enjoys laughing and spending time in the heart of the city she always considers home.