Category: featured poets

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

Cantab Feature for July 10, 2013: Harlym125

Harlym125 performs at the Cantab Lounge. Photo by Marshall Goff.

NUPIC founder and Lizard Lounge powerhouse Harlym125 features. Open poetry slam in the 8×8 series

Cantab Feature for July 3, 2013: Krysten Hill

Krysten Hill, UMass-Boston MFA candidate.

UMass-Boston MFA graduate Krysten Hill features. Open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, June 19, 2013: Ross Hickerson

Ross Hickerson, Nebraska poet.

Omaha, Nebraska poet Ross Hickerson features. Open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, June 12, 2013: Eliel Lucero

Eliel Lucero, New York City poet and bartender.

NYC poet-bartender-DJ Eliel Lucero features. Open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, June 5, 2013: Lisa Slater

Lisa Slater, Vancouver Poetry House President.

Vancouver poet Lisa Slater features. Open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, May 22, 2013: Marshall Gillson

Marshall Gillson, rapper/nerd/poet.

Georgia-gone-local poet Marshall Gillson features. Open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, May 15, 2013: April Penn

April Penn, local open mic favorite.

Local poet, activist, and favorite open mic reader April Penn features. Open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, May 8, 2013: Rachel McKibbens

Rachel McKibbens, WOWPS champion.

2011 NUPIC Champion and Boston Poetry Slam Team member Rachel McKibbens. This nationally beloved poet returns to her last “home” venue to share work new and old. Open poetry slam in the 8×8 series.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, April 24: Marty McConnell

Marty McConnell, NUPIC champion and author of wine for a shotgun.

Reigning NUPIC champion and longtime slam veteran Marty McConnell features. Champion of Champions poetry slam.

Cantab Feature for Wednesday, April 17: Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz

Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz, Urbana-NYC slam founder.

Urbana slam founder and NEA Fellowship winner Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz features. Open speed slam in the 8×8 series.