Gran Slam! Live at HOTA [cancelled]
*THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE CURRENT COVID RESTRICTIONS IN GREATER SYDNEY*
In August 2021, Red Room Poetry (RR) — Australia’s leading not-for-profit organisation for commissioning, creating, publishing and promoting poetry in meaningful ways — presented the inaugural Poetry Month, which aims to increase access, awareness, value and visibility of Australian poetry in all its forms and for all audiences.
Hosted by award-winning comedian Jenny Wynter, Gran Slam Live stars a razor-sharp collective of poets between 65 and 99 years young, who will battle it out to take home a publishing prize with Red Room Poetry. Special guests include, Matt Hsu, Angela Peita, and Tenzin Choegyal. Presented in partnership with Everybody NOW!