Category: featured poets

Poets featured at the weekly Boston Poetry Slam @ the Cantab Lounge.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, January 10, 2018: Jelal Huyler and the Champion of Champions Slam with RebeccaLynn

Oakland-born, Mass-rehomed poet Jelal Huyler. Champion of Champions poetry slam: RebeccaLynn defends her title.

Cantab Feature for January 3, 2018: Angelica Maria

Angelica Maria, 2017 National Poetry Slam Finalist. Photo courtesy marlono.com.

2017 National Poetry Slam Finalist Angelica Maria. Eighth open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, December 27, 2017: Emily Duggan

Poet and Ghost Host (really) Emily Duggan. Photo by Jason Kasman.

Boston poet and storyteller Emily Duggan on loan back from Chicago. Seventh open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, December 20, 2017: Catherine Weiss

Northampton Grand Slam Champ and Pulp Slam curator Catherine Weiss. Photo by Nikolas Letendre-Cahillane.

Northampton Grand Slam Champ and Pulp Slam curator Catherine Weiss. Sixth open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

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 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, 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.