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Buddy Wakefield Does Crowell


WeSlam, Wes Alliance, and Writer’s Bloc want to satiate your soul’s thirsty Thursday with the power of spoken word:

Buddy Wakefield is a two-time Individual World Poetry Slam Champion and a former member of the Seattle Slam Team. He has performed his work on NPR, BBC, and HBO’s Def Poetry Jam. An author of Write Bloody Publishing, Wakefield is known for delivering raw, rounded, high vibration performances of humor and heart. Buddy is a gentleman and a scholar, and he will undoubtedly make you feel and think things that you never have before.

Featuring new poetry from the Wesleyan Slam Team!!!! Hosted by Michael Rosen ’11. Sponsored by WeSLAM, Wes Alliance, and Writers’ Bloc. Note: The event is free, but WeSLAM will be asking for donations to help the Wesleyan Slam Team get to nationals in April!

What: Buddy Wakefield
When: Thursday, Feb. 28
Time? 8 PM
Where: Crowell Concert Hall
Free? Free as Facebook.

TURN THE VOLUME UP! Open Mic@200 Church

From the slammin’ Kara Wernick ’15:

After WeSlam’s killer short-poem slam last week (seriously, you missed out if you weren’t there), Writer’s Bloc is joining the party with some open-mic madness! New shit? Old shit?? Looking to sing/slam/spit??? Then come to 200 Church on Tuesday, February 21st at 8:00 pm, and CRANK IT UP!

…seriously, what else would you rather do on a Tuesday night?

Location:   200 Church Lounge
Date:           Tuesday, February 21st
Time:          8:00 pm (Sign-ups open at 7:45)

Co-sponsored by WeSlam and Writer’s Bloc

Buru Style featuring Ras Coley at IMPACTFest

IMPACT! Humanity (Integrity and Mobility for the Poor through Access to Capital Today) is holding a fundraiser this Friday featuring:

– Writer’s Bloc @ 10pm (Spoken word with open mic time)
– Kalalu @ 11:15ish 
– Buru Style @ 12:00am to close.

Tickets sold at Usdan Wednesday thru Friday.

Date: Friday, Dec. 5
Time: 10:00 PM – 2:00 AM
Place: Eclectic
Cost: $3 advance; $4 at door