Free Speech Thursdays Presents: Providence Poetry Slam

When:
January 15, 2015 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
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Where:
AS220
115 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903
USA
Cost:
$4
The Providence Poetry Slam is at AS220 on the first and third Thursday of every month!
Open mic, performance by featured artist Paul Tran, and all-ages poetry slam. Doors and sign-up list open at 7:30 pm. Regular admission $4; youth admission $2.

ABOUT THE FEATURE:
Paul Tran is a Vietnamese American poet living in Brooklyn, NY. He won “Best Poet” and “Pushing the Art Forward” at the national college poetry slam, as well as awards and fellowships from Kundiman, VONA, Poets House, and the Lambda Literary Foundation. He coached the ProvSlam Youth Team in 2013 and 2014, and is currently coaching the Barnard/Columbia slam team. He works at NYU, where he is also writing his first book.