This year’s poetry slam contest – Maui Slam! will be raising awareness about the famous poet John Milton (who’s birthday is on Dec 9th) who wrote the epic poem “Paradise Lost.” Moreover, this event will also be raising awareness about the plight currently facing Maui’s Library system as the states budget shortfall threatens it’s operation.
This event will be an open forum format, after a guest reading honoring John Milton, any and all poets (21 & over), are invited to get up on stage and prsent their original work of poetry for 3 minutes or less for their chance to win the $100 cash prize.
WHERE: Casanova Restaurant & Deli– 1188 Makawao Ave, Makawao, HI –(808) 572-0220
WHEN: Thursday, Dec 3rd, 9:3opm
COST: $5 cover (21 & over)