Category Archives: Community

MN Mic Resources!

1. The Calendar! A great resource and really the central skill of MN Mic. Great for folks who want to know what’s going on in Minnesota Spoken Word, great for spoken word artists who want people to know it’s happening. … Continue reading

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Intermedia Arts announced its 2009 VERVE Grant winners. The VERVE is the only dedicated spoken word grant in the country, and is funded by the Jerome Foundation. The VERVE is a grant specifically to fund the creation of new art … Continue reading

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Spoken Word Summit

UGH! I’m behind on my posts, partially because I’ve been trying to do too much in too little time. I’ve got words and images from last week’s open mic with the Rockstar Storytellers, words about a couple of open mics I hit accidentally when going to shows, and so much more. We’ll catch up tomorrow, but I wanted to remind you about the Spoken Word Summit.

Here’s the invite, from hosts Matthew Rucker and Kyle “El Guante” Myhre. Show up! I hope to see you there! Continue reading

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