Category: Cantab Wednesday shows

Featured poets and slams at the Wednesday night Boston Poetry Slam @ the Cantab Lounge.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, December 13, 2017: Austin Hendricks

Austin Hendricks: scientist, poet, and Cantab regular.

Longtime regular and spider enthusiast Austin Hendricks. Fifth open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, December 6, 2017: RebeccaLynn

Poet, bartender, and slam champ RebeccaLynn. Photo by Marshall Gillson.

Frequently unbeatable Champion of Champions RebeccaLynn. Fourth open slam in the 8×8 series.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, November 29: Hogwarts House Slam

Hogwarts seal courtesy of Wikipedia Commons, based on original design by Eleanor Taylor.

The House points are not the point… Are they? A team slam featuring Gryffindor vs. Ravenclaw vs. Hufflepuff vs. Slytherin.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, November 22, 2017: John Pinkham

Boston poet John Pinkham. Photo by Christopher Clauss.

Boston poet John Pinkham. Third open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, November 15, 2017: Ricky Orng

Cambodian-American organizer-poet Ricky Orng. Second open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, November 8, 2017: Nicole Homer

New Jersey/New York slam finalist, educator, and nerd Nicole Homer. First open poetry slam in the new 8×8 series.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, November 1, 2017: The All Souls’ Slam

Boston Poetry Slam official logo, by Gary Hoare.

The Cantab’s first invitational All Souls’ Slam: performers present a slam of covers by poets past. Produced by Cassandra de Alba.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Claudia Wilson and the Champion of Champions Slam

Poet and social worker Claudia Wilson.

Ohio/Boston poet/social worker Claudia Wilson. Champion of Champions slam: RebeccaLynn defends her title.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, October 18, 2017: Zenaida Peterson

Top national slammer and FEMS curator Zenaida Peterson.

FEMS curator and NPS 2017 finalist Zenaida Peterson. Eighth and final open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, October 11, 2017: Robbie Dunning

Robbie Dunning performs at Easthampton's Pulp Slam. Photo by Christopher Clauss.

Northampton poet and performer Robbie Dunning. Seventh open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.