Category: featured poets

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

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, June 6, 2012: Erich Haygun

Erich Hagan performs on the Cantab open mic. Photo by Hannah Cohen.

Erich Haygun features. Open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Cantab Feature for May 23, 2012: Tom Slavin

Tom Slavin, 1994 and 1995 Boston Poetry Slam Team member.

Old-school Cantabber Tom Slavin features. Open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Feature for May 16, 2012: Franny Choi

Poet Franny Choi. Photo by Fatimah Asghar.

Providence poet Franny Choi features. Open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Feature for May 9, 2012: Patricia Smith

Press photo of Patricia Smith by Peter Dressel.

Boston Poetry Slam co-founder Patricia Smith features. No poetry slam is scheduled for tonight.

Feature for May 2, 2012: Emily Rose

Emily Rose performs at Tourettes Without Regrets.

Chicago poet and organizer Emily Rose features. Open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Feature for April 11, 2012: Anis Mojgani

Anis Mojgani. Photo by Jeremy Okai Davis.

National and international slam champ, teacher, and philosopher Anis Mojgani features. (No poetry slam tonight.)

Feature for March 28, 2012: James Caroline

James Caroline, Boston Poetry Slam host. Photo by Caleb Cole.

Local superstar poet James Caroline features. Open poetry slam: last chance to qualify for the 2012 Team Selection Slams!

Feature for March 21, 2012: Jamaal (“Versiz”) May

Jamaal "Versiz" May

Detroit slammer and Cave Canem Fellow Jamaal (“Versiz”) May features. Open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Feature for March 14, 2012: Stephen Meads

Stephen Meads is for the birds? Photo by Bryna Sampey.

West coast performer Stephen Meads features. Open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Feature for March 7, 2012: Gregory Hischak

A pensive Gregory Hischak.

Old-school Seattle slam champion and current Cape Cod resident Gregory Hischak features. Open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.