WHEN

June 12 - 17, 2018

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WHERE

San Antonio, TX

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"Registration for all teams and individuals in-region will open on 1 March and registration for out-of-region teams will open on 1 April of each year. " - SM2014

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The 26th Annual Southern Fried Poetry Slam (San Antonio, Texas)

1 BEAUTIFUL CITY, 4 TOURNAMENT DAYS, 4 VENUES, OVER 200 AMAZING POETS AND SPOKEN WORD ARTISTS CELEBRATING 26 YEARS OF SOUTHERN TRADITION!

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Welcome to Southern Fried Poetry

For the first time ever, Southern Fried Poetry Slam is in Texas!

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*Registration opens on March 1st, 2018 (In-Region)

Full list of last year's registered Teams & Indies.

Host City Info

♦ HOST HOTEL

El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel
110 Lexington Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78205
Group Code: Southern Fried
Website | Email | Reservations: (877) 736-4311

♦ PRELIMS VENUE

Artpace
445 N. Main Ave
San Antonio, TX 78205
(Preliminary Bouts)
WebsitePhone: (210) 212-4900

♦ FINALS VENUE

Carver Community Cultural Center
226 N. Hackberry
San Antonio, TX 78202
(All Finals Bouts)
Website | Phone: (210) 207-7211

*All information subject to change.

"The points are not the point, the point is the poetry."

- Allan Wolf, founder of Southern Fried Poetry Slam

About Southern Fried Poetry

Hello 

The goal of the Southern Fried Poetry Slam is to provide an open stage for the diverse communities of the Southeast region and beyond. It fosters and supports a network of socially engaged poets dedicated to celebrating diversity and transformation through poetry slam, public performance, teaching artistry, and service. Read More

Friends of Southern Fried Poetry...

AO Sawyerr, Dennis Lemmermann, Lance Newman, Jabir Rasool, Giddy Perez, Walter Jennings, Inkera Oshun, Christopher Michael, Sania Thomas, Amir Safi, Adam Henze, Adrienne Nadeau, Asia Samson, Tawny Powell, Lester Howard, Dara Mathis, Consuelo Victorious, Tampa FL, Aaron Henze, Kane Smego, Bill Abbott, Kendal Turner, Souf Chase, Blu Bailey, Liz Prisley, BPhenomenal Bowanna Pharr, Carin Malone, Dorian Rogers, Benjamin Beelman, Salaam Shaheed, Chris Cook, Dasan Ahanu, George Yamazawa Jr., Jonathan Clark, Nikki McCray, Amin Dallal, Janella Sellars, Side Kick, Jahbu Ourinde, Josephus Thompson III, Kimberly Gaubault, Edwin Maldonado Jr., LIFE M

Thank You!

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