Category Archives: Venues

A Guide to Getting Involved with Spoken-Word in the Twin Cities

As you may have noticed, things have been slow at MN Mic.  That doesn’t, however, mean that things have been slow in the community– they definitely haven’t been.  There are more spoken-word events happening all the time and it’s beautiful … Continue reading

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NPS 2010!

Obviously, all spoken word is not slam poetry, and slam poetry is not the end all be all of spoken word, but as one of the most organized community of spoken word artists in the world, it’s hugely exciting to … Continue reading

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Big Rumblings in Twin Cities

by Alice Shindelar, photos by Cole Sarar The slam season came to a close in the Twin Cities these last two weeks with the Minneapolis SlamMN and St. Paul Soapboxing finals. After St. Paul’s win at the National Poetry Slam … Continue reading

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A Postmodern Man

by Cole Sarar, photos by Cole Sarar “A tiny postmodern story. -by Joe. Once there was a guy. He had a conflict. He never resolves the conflict. Such is the nature of humanity.” Twice. Storyteller Philip Andrew Bennett Low is … Continue reading

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Head to Head, SlamMN!

by Em, photos by Justin Schell After a several month sabbatical from the poetry slam, I returned to Kieran’s Irish Pub for what promised to be a great night of poetry. Little did I know, I was in for an … Continue reading

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