Calling all youth poets, emcees and spoken word artists ages 13-19! Compete in the 2021 Virtual Space City Slam Series for a chance to join the internationally-renowned Meta-Four Houston youth poetry slam team. The top 6 winners of the Space City Grand Slam will represent Houston at the Brave New Voices International Poetry Slam Festival, held virtually this summer. Don’t miss this chance to build community, elevate writing, and lift youth voices to powerful heights. This event is hosted by Writers in the Schools.

Preliminary Slams:

Saturday, February 13, 1:30 PM: Register >> | Watch the Slam >>

Saturday, February 20, 1 PM: CANCELED

Saturday, February 27, 1 PM: Register >> | Watch the Slam >>

Saturday, March 6, 1 PM: Register >> | Watch the Slam >>

Grand Slam:

Thursday, April 1, 6 PM

Slam Workshops:

Saturday, March 20, 1 PM: Registration Coming Soon

Saturday, March 27, 1 PM: Registration Coming Soon