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A National Poetry Slam Qualifier, ft. Wil Gibson!

December 6th, 2017 at 8:00pm
235 Broadway E, Seattle, WA 98102
Signups start at 7:00pm
$3 Entrance Fee

Are you a poet who wants to go to the National Poetry Slam in 2018? Come this Wednesday to compete for a spot in our next Semifinals! The top four poets of our National Poetry Slam qualifying tournament will represent Rain City in the year’s premiere national competition. Bring your best poems and prepare for a fight!


About Our Feature

Wil Gibson currently lives in Humboldt County, California where the trees are big. He has had 5 collections published by kind people, and has been included in a number of anthologies and lit mags both online and in print, such as Marsh Hawk Review, Button Poetry, Midwestern Gothic, Drunk in a Midnight Choir, Yellow Chair Review and more. You can find links to books and more info at http://wilgibson.com


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