Ida B Wells Barnett High School Poetry Slam
Ida B Wells Poetry Slam Details
- Wednesday, April 20 during Flex in the library
- No sign up- just show up.
- Share an original piece of poetry! Participants will be judged on the poem’s quality and performance.
- 1st prize $100 gift card, 2nd prize $50 gift card, 3rd prize $25 gift card.
- 1st and 2nd prize winners will compete at Verslandia, the citywide youth poetry slam.
- Audience members welcome.
Questions? Contact Cassie Lanzas firstname.lastname@example.org in the library for more information.
- When: Thursday, April 28, 2022
- Start Time: 7:00 p.m.
- Where: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, 1037 SW Broadway Ave.
- Lobby Opens: 6:00 p.m.
- House Opens: 6:30 p.m
- Host: Anis Mojgan
- Competing Schools: Benson, Cleveland, Franklin, Grant, Ida B. Wells, Jefferson, Lincoln, McDaniel, Metropolitan Learning Center, Parkrose, Roosevelt, featuring a calibration poet from Reynolds High School
- 1st Prize- $1000 Visa Gift Card, 2nd Prize $500 Visa Gift Card, 3rd Prize $250 Visa Gift Card
Slam Poetry Resources
#Virtualandia! The 2021 Portland Youth Poetry Slam with competing poets from IBW and other PPS High Schools