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Black Boy Fly Collective Presents: Firestorm Slam

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2301 North 9th Street

Philadelphia, PA 19133

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Black Boy Fly Presents: Firestorm Slam

Come kick it with Black Boy Fly for our FIRST ever Poetry Slam. Hosted by Jovan McKoy, and featuring 2016 Youth Poet Laureate Nkosi Nkululeko. It will be a night of wonderful energy, entertainment, and one lucky poet walking out with $100 in their pocket.

Firestorm Slam Rules:
2 Rounds
15 Poets in the 1st Round
5 Poets in the 2nd Round
Poet with the highest culmulative (total) score from both rounds wins the slam.

PSA: Scores WILL NOT be read aloud during the slam.
For the sake of time, they will go directly to the scorekeeper.
Pieces MUST be under 3 minutes minutes for both rounds.
No props.
No musical accompanyment.

Doors Open at 7:45 pm along with sign-up. Slam starts immediately at 8pm with the sacraficial/callibration poet.
*Poets wishing to slam will have to come and sign up on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE basis.


*Don't be late if you intend to slam.

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