Team Slam New Orleans will host their November Slam featuring Kenneth Something at 7 p.m. on Sunday, November 6, at the Ashe Cultural Arts Center (1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd).
The monthly slam and open mic returns this month, and it will held at the Ashe Cultural Arts Center on the first Sunday of every month. If you are interested in Joining Team Slam New Orleans or earning a spot to represent Slam New Orleans at Women of the World in Dallas or IWPS in Spokane next year, organizers encourage you to come on out.
Each event will feature and open mic, a slam, and a special feature. This month’s feature is 2016 National Poetry Slam Champ Kenneth Something, who hails from Baltimore.
Kenneth Something is an educator, organizer and spoken word artist. He is the 2016 Baltimore Grand Slam Champion, 2016 DC Pride Grand Slam Champion, 2016 Word War Champion and 2016 National Poetry Slam Champion. He is the author of Blood, Bricks and Dandelions and a professor of Spoken Word at Maryland Institute College of Art. He is most known for his incredible courage to be incredibly transparent.
The event is open to the public. The cover is $10.