Bowery Slam Chapbook Slam (Prelim 4) Ft. Christopher Stanly!

Mon, 24 October 2016 // 09:00 PM
Bowery Poetry, 308 Bowery, NYC (map)

The New Generation of Slam.

This week's feature Christopher Stanly, with your host Ashley August!

$10 admission / $15 for PoetNY & Bowery Slam. Signups and doors at 8:30pm

Slam to win a chapbook deal with Bowery and $300!

Preliminary Structure: 3 poems 3 rounds 3 min time limit 5 competitor slots 2 will move on to our 1st semi-finals!

Christopher Stanly is a poet and musician from North Jersey. He has been performing poetry across the country for the last six years and has competed at four National poetry competitions and two Individual poetry competitions. He has toured the east coast with prior teammate, Thomas Fucaloro (Care Bare Tour) and his work has been featured on Button Poetry. His chapbook, For Your Understanding, came out in 2013 and his new chapbook, SWAGLESS, is forthcoming. For fun, Christopher swipes right indiscriminately, argues with family members over social media about social justice issues, and cries while listening to podcasts.

*Bowery is an all ages venue but you must be 18+ to compete. **Bowery Slam is generously supported by the Radio Drama Network