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Slam Contest

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Sophomore Lauren Richards reads her poem for the Slam Contest on November 7, 2016.

Slam Poetry Contest 2016 results

THE EVENT

When: Feb. 2, 2017 at 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Where: Century High School auditorium

Admission: Adults = $5, students and children = $3, children 4 and under = free

AUDITION INFORMATION

Pick up audition forms on the wall outside Room 117 or print off an audition form. Turn in two slam poems to the drop box outside of Room 117 before January 5, 2017.

WHAT IS SLAM POETRY?

“Become a slam poet in five steps” by Gayle Danley

How to write slam poetry

How to perform slam poetry 

More on slam poetry

JUDGES’ RUBRIC

Slam Judges Rubric – all performances will be judged on these criteria.

EXAMPLE SLAMS

The videos below are not student works but are great examples of slam poetry.

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