Poetry slam event set

— The annual Black Box Poetry Slam will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 17, 2018, in the Parker Room of the Deccio Higher Education Center, Building 8, on the Yakima Campus.

Doors open for sign-up at 6 p.m.

All forms of spoken word are welcome.

Performers are expected to have five poems/spoken word pieces prepared and there is a three-minute time limit for each piece.

The event is open to the public. A small admission fee becomes the prize pot for the top three artists.


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