The Paterson Poetry Festival Slam is for poets age 15 and older. The slam contestants will sign up on the day of the event by 3:00 pm. The slam will begin at 4:00 pm. Cash Prize $250 (one winner).

The rules:

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 Maine is the founder of IMOO Entertainment,  Poet, host, musician, curator and father of five amazing children, author of several poetry collections and CD recordings. His poetry is passionate and deals with topics such as fatherhood, cultural identity, and the politics of being a complex human in a Black Male body. His poetry is not to be missed. He was raised in East Orange, N.J. has been performing since 1998.He landed a spot on the 2007 Nuyorican Poetry Slam Team is the 2008 New Jersey Grand Slam Champ. He continues to produce spoken word albums,host shows and conduct workshops.He is the voice for the voiceless and the choice for the choiceless.

Uninvited Maine
Grand Slam Champ 2008