Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Poets compete for cash prizes and the title of WXW Champion!
Aug 23 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
8:00 pm
Festival Finale – spoken word as you’ve never experienced it! With Omar Holmon, Thomas Fucaloro, Robbie Q Telfer, Jive Poetic, Falu, and a host of local favorites.
7:00 pm
WordXWord presents Young+Brave: Teen Spoken Word Open Mic & Poetry Slam, with special guest Franny Choi. The evening, free and open to all, will be hosted by local poet and educator, Melissa Quirk Cairns. Area teens are invited to step up and share their work in a mutually supportive context, either in the non-competitive open[...]