upcoming shows at the Cantab

Jess Rizkallah, author of The Magic My Body Becomes. Photo courtesy of the artist. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, October 23, 2019: Jess Rizkallah
Editor-in-chief at pizza pi press and Kundiman Fellow Jess Rizkallah.
Don't come to the Cantab on October 30 if you scare easily! We'll be pre-gaming Halloween with a Ghosts vs. Zombies vs. Vampires vs. Werewolves slam. Image courtesy Shutterstock. Cantab Slam for October 30, 2019: Supernatural Beings Slam
A team poetry slam featuring Ghosts vs. Zombies vs. Vampires vs. Werewolves. Costumes welcome!
Denver poet, Yale grad, and Environmental Studies major Ashia Ajani. Photo by Alice Oh. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, November 6, 2019: Ashia Ajani
Denver storyteller and environmental studies major Ashia Ajani.
Cantab Workshop for Wednesday, November 6, 2019 with Ashia Ajani Cantab Workshop for Wednesday, November 6, 2019 with Ashia Ajani
Join Ashia Ajanji, tonight's featured poet, for a discussion-based and generative writing workshop on how destruction of the marginalized body mirrors the destruction of the environment. $5-$20 sliding scale, advance sign-up recommended (but not required).
Chicago poet and author of Citizen Illegal: José Olivarez. Photo by Marcos Vasquez. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, November 13, 2019: José Olivarez
José Olivarez, award-winning author of Citizen Illegal.
Brooklyn poet, freelance writer, one-time Cantab host Maya Phillips. Photo by Molly Walsh. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, November 20, 2019: Maya Phillips
Maya Phillips, author of Erou and past Boston Poetry Slam Team member.
Join us for a low-bandwidth high-hijinks event on November 27: a carefully researched History of the Internet poetry slam! Image courtesy of the internet. Cantab Slam for Wednesday, November 27, 2019: History of the Internet Slam
An Extremely Educational team slam journeying through the History of the Internet.