Slam-O-VisionFri 6 Sep, 7pm
SLV, Village Roadshow Theatrette
Slam-O-Vision, the spoken word version of Eurovision, invites ten of the UNESCO Cities of Literature to compete for a grand worldwide title. Poets in Bucheon, Edinburgh, Iowa City, Heidelberg, Melbourne, Nottingham, Quebec City, Reykjavík, Seattle, Tartu and Utrecht have been competing in their local event. Tonight, the winner is revealed!
Presented in partnership with Melbourne UNESCO City of Literature Office
Nour Abouzeid is a poet, spoken word artist, and creative curator based in Melbourne. He is a regular on the slam scene and in 2018, he qualified for the only team representing Australia at the National Poetry Slam in Chicago.
Emilie Zoey Baker is an award-winning Australian poet and spoken-word performer. She performs regularly at arts and literature festivals, and is the creative director of OutLoud.