Verses Festival of Words
Canadian Individual Poetry Slam Championship
Vancouver Poetry Slam
Add Your Voice
Verses 2019 - Hullabaloo team performance
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Verses Festival of Words

Join us for Verses Festival of Words 2022 April 21 to May 30. See you there!
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A Celebration of Spoken Word by BC Youth featuring the BC High School Poetry Slam Championship. Join us April 22-24th 2021 online via Zoom.
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Canadian Individual Poetry Slam Championship

The Canadian Individual Poetry Slam (CIPS) championship determines the best poetry slammer in the nation each April. Pictured is 2017 CIPS Champion Ifrah Hussein.
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Vancouver Poetry Slam

Canada’s longest-running poetry slam happens every Monday night – for the rest of your life.
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Add Your Voice

Join Us!
”To have great poets, there must be great audiences.” – Walt Whitman
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Poetry in Schools
Contemporary, active poets give relevance and immediacy to poetry in the classroom.
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