all upcoming shows by the Boston Poetry Slam

Pushcard Prize winner and teaching artist Emmanuel Oppong-Yeboah. Photo by Tom Kaszuba. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, November 21, 2018: Emmanuel Oppong-Yeboah
Pushcart Prize winner and local teaching artist Emmanuel Oppong-Yeboah.
Pushcart Prize winner and teaching artist Emmanuel Oppong-Yeboah. Photo by Jasmine Boyd-Perry. Cantab Workshop for Wednesday, November 21, 2018 with Emmanuel Oppong-Yeboah
Emmanuel Oppong-Yeboah, Cantab feature for the evening, leads a generative workshop before the show. $5-$20 sliding scale. Space is limited and advance sign-up recommended.
Janae Johnson, 2015 champion of everything, still crowned on both coasts. Photo by Lorenz Angelo. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, November 28, 2018: Janae Johnson
West coast denizen and east coast House Slam co-Founder Janae Johnson.
Myles Talor, glitter enthusiast and 2017 Boston Poetry Slam Team member. Photo by Marshall Goff. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, December 5, 2018: Myles Taylor
Poet, organizer, nationally renowned competitor, and espresso whisperer Myles Taylor.
Brooklyn artist and writer Mary Boo Anderson. Photo by Susan Li. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, December 12, 2018: Mary Boo Anderson
Brooklyn artist and writer Mary Boo Anderson.
Boston Poetry Slam official logo, by Gary Hoare. Cantab Slam for Wednesday, December 19, 2018: Astrology Team Slam
Our final show of 2018 welcomes poets of the Western Zodiac to the stage for a 4x4 team slam: Fire vs. Earth vs. Air vs. Water. Sign-ups for poets and judges taken in advance.
Cantab Show for Wednesday, December 26, 2018: NO SHOW TONIGHT Cantab Show for Wednesday, December 26, 2018: NO SHOW TONIGHT
No poetry at the Cantab tonight; please join us in January 2019.
2017 Cave Canem Poetry Prize winner Julian Randall. Photo by Nicholas Nichols. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, January 9, 2019: Julian Randall
2017 Cave Canem Poetry Prize winner Julian Randall.
Widely celebrated Palestinian-American poet George Abraham. Photo by Mara Buzatu. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, January 16, 2019: George Abraham
Celebrated poet and polymath George Abraham.