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Toronto Poetry Slam at the Festival of Authors featuring Ian Keteku

Friday, October 25, 2019 - 9:00pm
Doors Open: 
8:30 PM
Show Begins: 
9:00 pm

It's an annual tradition: the Toronto Poetry Slam show at the Toronto Festival of Authors at Harbourfront Centre!
Hosted by Dave Silverberg, this two-round slam has a later doors and start time than usual - 830pm doors/signup 9pm show.
And it's free!

NOTE: This free event is AT CAPACITY.
Registered attendees are encouraged to arrive before 8:30pm to secure a spot. After that, entry is based on a first come, first serve basis.

We can't wait to feature international poetry slam champ and TPP collective member Ian Keteku. He is a poet, multi-media artist and educator. Keteku is also the 2010 World Poetry Slam Champion and is committed to using words as both an interpretation and cure for the human condition. He conducts poetry, writing and performance workshops for students of all ages, inspiring people to accept the power of their own voice. He recently released his debut book of poetry Black Abacus with Write Bloody North Publishing.

The winner gets a very special prize at this slam: A feature spot at the 2020 Festival of Authors and $250!

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