Join us for the DCJCC SLAM!: An Evening of Spoken WordHosted by Hillyer Art Space
Featuring Jake Marmer
Saturday, October 24, 2009, 9-10:30PM
Come out and show your skills at our poetry slam! Featured artist Jake Marmer will take the stage to show you how it's done before you take your turn. Share your latest work or cheer on your friends as they compete in this great night of spoken word poetry. Please sign up in advance; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jake Marmer merges poetry and performance into philosophically viral mixtures like existentialist dancehall, talmudic jazz poetry and personalized bop apocalypse. He has performed extensively in New York and Jerusalem, with his band Frantic Turtle and Mima'amakim collective.
Support provided by the Ruth Behrend & Charles Haskell Small Fund, established to support programs showcasing the work and creativity of local artists and poets.
Co-sponsored by International Arts & Artists' Hillyer Art Space and Poetica Magazine, Reflections of Jewish Thought.
International Arts & Artists is a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing cross-cultural understanding and exposure to the arts internationally through exhibitions, programs and services to artists, arts institutions, and the public. IA&A programs include:
Traveling Exhibition Service USArts International Training Program Design Studio Membership Services and the Arts Partnership Hillyer Art Space
9 Hillyer Court NW Washington, DC 20008 MAPT. 202.338.0680 Gallery Hours: 10am - 5pm Monday,10am - 7pm Tuesday - Friday, 11am - 4pm Saturday, Otherwise by appointment