Tag Archives: 6 is 9

NPS Semi-Finals at the Fitz

by Syd Malicious, of the Punch Out Poetry slam team Hey Y’all. Syd Malicious here. I’m temporarily taking over coverage of NPS2010. My assignment (and by assignment I mean, the bout I happened to be at when Cole asked me … Continue reading

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National Poetry Slam, Bout 1, Artist Quarter

By Fish DeSmith Hello again, spoken word fans. By now maybe you have combed through Ward’s and my massive pile of tweets from the Artist Quarter bouts last night. We each tweeted our initial thoughts on the poems as they … Continue reading

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Loren Niemi’s Two Chairs Telling

by Wonder Dave, photos and video by Cole Sarar Loren Niemi is one of those lovely, curmudgeonly installations of the storytelling scene. Wonder Dave and I happened upon the idea of focusing on Loren’s work in the spoken word scene … 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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Soapboxing- What have you been missing?

by Cole Sarar, photos and audio by Justin Schell, photos and video Cole Sarar It’s been about six months since the last time I personally wrote up a slam at the AQ, and I felt like instead of my usual … Continue reading

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