The 2009 Rust Belt Regional Poetry Slam will be hosted in Toronto, Ontario from May 28-31.
This year, the tournament is limited to 12 teams and 6 Indie competitors who will compete in two rounds of 6x3 (3 slots for 6 teams). The poets with the highest rankings will move on to the Saturday Night Finals to battle it out for the top honours.
Registration has been open for a few months.
The 2009 Rust Belt Regional Poetry Slam is produced with the support of The T-Dot Slam Fam, Toronto Poetry Project and Up From The Roots, as well as the City of Toronto through the Toronto Arts Council.
For further information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
or check out http://www.rustbelttoronto.com/
Look forward to seeing some of ya in TO... We got a great poetry scene here and many Torontonians are hungry to see what else is out there. Come out and visit your friendly neighbour to the north!