National Poetry Slam champion Justin Lamb is releasing his first chapbook, Everything Has A Place, on Saturday, Jan. 16, at The Space (Cellar Door, 916 Lafayette St.). Doors open at 7 PM, and the show will begin at 8 PM. The show is free and open to the public (21+). Chapbooks will be available for sale.
The show will be hosted by CJ Hunt, founder of The New Movement – New Orleans, and DJ Swimteam (aka Laine Kaplan-Levenson) will be on hand, as well. Special guests include Akeem (aka Je’Marcus Welch) and Sha’Condria iCon Sibley.
A recent interview with Justin Lamb conducted by Kelly Crawford for NolaVie can be read here.
Justin Lamb is an educator, writer and 2013 National Poetry Slam champion with Team Slam New Orleans. A four-time member of the nationally acclaimed Team SNO (2011-14), Justin is a two-time Slam New Orleans Grand Champion and author of the live poetry album However It Turns Out Is Perfect. He is currently an MFA candidate at the University of New Orleans.