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Saturday Aug 20, 2022

Jambalaya Soul Slam presents: Paper Thin Poetry Slam IV

A SAFE & Dynamic poetry experience!


@ Hayti Heritage Center

804 Old Fayetteville St

Durham, NC


Join us for a special night of poetry. All participants MUST READ FROM PAPER for this slam. They can read from printed paper or a journal. No phones. No memorized poems. Bring your new works or works in progress! Poets who have never slammed before are welcome to join us!

All poetry shared must be original. 

At this slam we will also deliver a special tribute to mainMAN. mainMAN was a member of the the Bull City Slam Team, a community minded artist, and amazing poet. Help us celebrate his memory. (painting by Tyamica Mabrey)

The Jambalaya Soul Slam is the Triangle’s longest running poetry event! 

doors 7:30pm

show 8:00pm

$10 (RSVP is required)

*Limited seating is available

For more information: jambalayasoulslam@gmail.com

For guidelines go to www.bullcitypoetryslam.com 

This project was supported by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.

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The Jambalaya Soul Academy offer tools and strategies for writing poetry. You will gain poetry writing tips and prompts, develop new ideas or complete unfinished poems, and share your work with other poets. Bring your notebook, a pen, and an open mind.

@Hayti Heritage Center

804 Old Fayetteville St

Durham, NC 27701

Email jambalayasoulslam@gmail.com with any questions