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May 1, 2023 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Come join us for another night of slam poetry! As always, our event is in our hybrid live & online format. Bring your selves and your words to Community Pizza, 1191 Commercial Dr, or to the Van Slam zoom space.

We will also have a live feature set from the amazing Hari Alluri!

A bit about them:

Hari Alluri (he/him/siya) is a migrant poet of Philippine and South Indian descent who lives, loves, and writes on unceded Coast Salish territories of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh peoples, and Kwantlen, Katzie and Kwikwetlem lands of Hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓-speaking peoples. Siya is author of The Flayed City and chapbook Our Echo of Sudden Mercy and recipient of the Vera Manuel Award for Poetry, among other prizes, grants, fellowships and residencies. His work appears through these venues and elsewhere: ApogeeDream Marrow (Burnaby Art Gallery), Marías at SampaguitasPoetry, poetry in canada and—via Split This Rock—Best of the Net 2022. @harialluri | https://linktr.ee/harialluri 

Doors will open @ 7 pm both in person & online, show starts @ 8 pm.
Sign up to read will start at 7:30 both in person and online.
Tix for our live event are $10-15 sliding scale, online tix are pay what you can.
Both online and live tix in advance can be found here: Tickets
Or just head on down and get a ticket at the door!

Masking Policy:

Masks are strongly encouraged, but the venue is a restaurant and members of the audience will be maskless.


May 1, 2023
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm


community pizza
1191 Commercial Dr, Vancouver, BC V5N 4A8
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