Category: featured poets

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

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, February 12, 2020: Ariana Brown and a No Romance Open Mic

San Antonio poet and Academy of American Poets prizewinner Ariana Brown. Photo by Adam Hamze.

San Antonio poet Ariana Brown and the annual No Romance Open Mic.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, February 5, 2020: Tatiana M.R. Johnson

Boston poet Tatiana M.R. Johnson. Photo by Manuel Boria.

Boston poet and photographer Tatiana M.R. Johnson.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, January 29, 2020: Porsha Olayiwola

Boston Poet Laureate and House Slam co-founder Porsha Olayiwola. Photo by Carlie Febo.

Boston Poet Laureate Porsha Olayiwola.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, January 22, 2020: Devin Kelly

Dead Rabbits Reading co-host Devin Kelly. Photo by Meg Farmer.

Civil Coping Mechanisms poet Devin Kelly. The feature will be followed by an open poetry slam with 3-, 2-, and 1-minute rounds.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, January 15, 2020: Kyle Lopez

Breakbeat New Jersey poet Kyle Lopez. Photo by Hao Nguyen.

Homology Lit reader and NYU MFA candidate Kyle Lopez. The feature will be followed by an open poetry slam with 3-, 2-, and 1-minute rounds.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, January 8, 2020: Meaghan Ford

New Jersey born, Cantab-raised poet Meaghan Ford. Photo courtesy of the artist.

2018 Boston Poetry Slam Team member Meaghan Ford. The feature will be followed by an open poetry slam with 3-, 2-, and 1-minute rounds.

Cantab Feature for January 1, 2020: Suzanne O’Toole

Published poet and podcast star Suzanne O'Toole. Photo courtesy of the artist.

Open mic favorite and traditional opener Suzanne O’Toole. The feature will be followed by an open poetry slam with 3-, 2-, and 1-minute rounds.

Cantab Feature for December 18, 2019: Cam Awkward-Rich & Franny Choi

Muzzle editor Cam Awkward-Rich and Poetry Foundation Fellow Franny Choi.

SCHEDULE CHANGE! Cantab Feature for December 11, 2019: Evan J. Cutts

Erstwhile-and-future open mic host Evan J. Cutts. Photo by Kelsey Lardiere.

Much-missed MFA candidate Evan J. Cutts. The feature will be followed by an open poetry slam with 3-, 2-, and 1-minute rounds.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, December 4, 2019: Raych Jackson

Chicago poet Raych Jackson. Photo by Qurissy Lopez.

Chicago poet and widely published performer Raych Jackson. The feature will be followed by an open poetry slam with 3-, 2-, and 1-minute rounds.