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Youth and Community Open Mic featuring Porsha Olayiwola

  • Lewiston Public Library Callahan Hall 200 Lisbon Street Lewiston, ME, 04240 United States (map)

Join L/A Arts, Lewiston 21st Century, MC Lala Drew, and feature poet Porsha Olayiwola for an incredible evening of poetry and performance! Both youth and adults are welcome to share poems, stories, songs, and other original work in the open mic. Then enjoy a feature performance by Porsha Olayiwola!

Porsha Olayiwola is an Individual World Poetry Slam Champion and was named by GK100 as one of Boston’s Most Influential People of Color. She is the Artistic Director at MassLEAP, a literary non-profit organization in Massachusetts serving youth artists. Olayiwola is the current poet laureate for the city of Boston and has her first full collection of poetry forthcoming with Button Poetry in November 2019.

This event is free and open to the public.

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