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Windsor Poetry Slam Featuring Robyn Kaur Sidhu

November 27, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Windsor Poetry Slam presents queer, Punjabi-Canadian spoken word poet, Robyn Kaur Sidhu, at Phog Lounge on Tuesday, November 27, 2018.

Robyn Kaur Sidhu (she/her/they/them) is a Queer, Punjabi-Canadian spoken word poet based in what is colonially known as Hamilton, Ontario. She is currently enrolled at McMaster University, where she pretends to know what she wants to do with her life. She is the Burlington Slam Project’s 2018 Grand Slam Champion. Robyn is the 2018 Voices of Today Underground Indies Champion. She is also the 2018 National Poetry Slam Rookie of the Year.

She has performed on national and international stages in Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom. When she is not competing or performing, she is volunteering within the art community. She is a part of the 2018/2019 Voices of Today festival organizing committee, as well as being a member of the Spoken Word Canada Board of Directors. She is trying to live her best life always. You can find Robyn slithering through thrift store aisles and at any open mic near you.

Sign up for the slam begins at 7:30pm, and ends at 7:45pm. Show starts at 8 pm.

Regular slam rules apply. As always this slam will be featuring two rounds of three-minute poems. All work must be original. There are 12 spots to sign up for the slam, if more than 12 poets sign up a random draw will be held.

An open mic portion will also be available for anyone who wants to share their poems but not compete in the slam.

Cash prizes for top poets available to be won.

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Details

Date:
November 27, 2018
Time:
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.windsorpoetryslam.com/

Venue

Phog Lounge
157 University West
Windsor, Ontario N9A 5P4 Canada
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Phone:
(519) 253-1605
Website:
https://phoglounge.com/