Commonword Superheroes of Slam Final
This year, finalists from Berlin, Birmingham, Bristol, Leeds, Leicester, Manchester, Newcastle, Rochdale and Sheffield will be battling it out for the title of Superheroes of Slam Champion 2017. Alongside the title, the winner will receive £250 and an Arvon writing course.
Contestants have three minutes to rock or shock the mic, and are judged by audience responses and guest judges. Previous winners of the slam include: Dominic Berry, Mark Mace Smith, Ben Mellor, Joy France and Paris Kaur. For more details visit cultureword.org.uk