Lobo Slam, ABQ Slams and the TLab present the «Lobo Slam Championship». Come witness the University's best poets compete for a chance to represent UNM at the College Union Poetry Slam Invitational 2018 in Philly. These amazing poets have been slamming all semester and now is their chance to prove they are the best that the Southwest has to offer. Join us at the TLab for a magical night of poetry, community and competition as we battle on the mic to determine our official 2018 Lobo Slam Team!
Your mini feature for this fantastic event is Burque's favorite glitter queen, Gigi Bella!
GiGi Bella is the tenth ranked female poet in the world (WOWPS 2017). She is the current Project X Bronx Poetry Champion, the 2017 Vox Pop Indie Champion, a 2017 Fem Slam Finalist and a literal mermaid. She is also a 2016 National Poetry Slam Group Piece Champion and 2013 Semi-Finalist as part of The Albuquerque Poetry Slam Team. Her book, 22, is available through Swimming with Elephants Publications.
She will embark on her first US Tour in 2018 through Sugar Booking Entertainment
You don't want to miss all the excitement!
Donations will be collected at the door.
$5 donation minimum.
Please do not wear perfume or other scented products. This allows folks with chemical sensitivities to attend and participant in the event. More accessibility info upcoming.