07.02.24

Brooklyn Poetry Slam 2024 SEASON FINALS – Live and Outdoors!

Event Info

PLEASE NOTE: Because this is Brooklyn Poetry Slam’s 2024 season finals, there will be no sign-ups for the Slam and the Open Mic at this event. All participants have been invited.

Join us live and in-person for the Brooklyn Poetry Slam, an incredible evening of poetry and community led by co-founders Mahogany L. Browne and Jive Poetic! This month’s slam will be our 2024 season finals, and it will take place outdoors at The Plaza at 300 Ashland on the corner of Lafayette Ave and Flatbush Ave, just a block away from BRIC House. Mark your calendars now, and join special guests and poets from all over the world. Featured poet to be announced.

Presented in Partnership With

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Performer Bios

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Mahogany L. Browne

About Downtown Brooklyn Partnership

Downtown Brooklyn Partnership is a not-for-profit local development corporation that serves as the primary champion for Downtown Brooklyn as a world-class business, cultural, educational, residential, and retail destination. Working together with the three business improvement districts (BID) that it manages – the MetroTech BID, Fulton Mall Improvement Association, and Court-Livingston-Schermerhorn BID – the Partnership’s diverse activities include attracting new businesses and improving the environment for existing companies; facilitating the construction of public spaces and streetscapes that promote an active and cohesive community; supporting and promoting Downtown Brooklyn’s cultural assets; and encouraging a unified sense of place and an engaged civic community. For more information, visit www.downtownbrooklyn.com.

About The Plaza at 300 Ashland

The Plaza at 300 Ashland sits at the heart of the Brooklyn Cultural District, adjacent to the brownstone Brooklyn neighborhoods of Fort Greene, Boerum Hill, and Park Slope. DBP has partnered with premier Brooklyn arts organizations such as BAM, BRIC, Brooklyn Public Library, Mark Morris Dance Group, MoCADA, 651 Arts, and Theatre for a New Audience (TFANA) to offer free, high-quality programming for everyone. Programming at The Plaza at 300 Ashland is made possible by support from Two Trees Management Co.

Brooklyn Poetry Slam

Brooklyn Poetry Slam is an incredible evening of poetry and community led by Mahogany L. Browne and Jive Poetic. Each Brooklyn Poetry Slam features a slam competition and open mic that participants can sign up for in-person.

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