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Hoodie Slam Qualifier, with Roya Marsh!

June 13th, 2018 at 8:00pm
235 Broadway E, Seattle, WA 98102
Signups start at 7:00pm
$3 Entrance Fee

This is the third hoodie Slam Qualifier – you’ll only have two more chances to qualify for the coveted Hoodie Slam finals! Come and slam – and if you get in first or second place, you’ll win a T-Shirt along with qualifying for the finals!


About Our Feature

New York NativeRoya Marsh, is a nationally ranked poet/performer/educator/activist. She is currently a candidate for Pratt Institute’s MFA in Writing and Activism. Roya serves as the Poet in Residence with Urban Word NYC and works feverishly toward LGBTQIA justice and dismantling white supremacy.
Roya‘s work has been featured in Flypaper Magazine, Frontier Poetry, Nylon, the Village Voice, Huffington Post, Blavity, The Root, Button Poetry, Def Jam’s All Def Digital, Lexus Verses and Flow, BET and the Break Beat Poets II: Black Girl Magic Anthology (Haymarket 2018).

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