Detroit’s most talented young poets competed this spring to form the 2019 Detroit Youth Poetry Slam Team. Five phenomenal young artists, also members of the award winning program Citywide Poets created by InsideOut Literary Arts, will represent the Motor City in Las Vegas, NV at the 22nd annual Brave New Voices (BNV) International Youth Poetry Slam Festival from July 17th to 20th.
Support the young people of Detroit!
Your gift will help send the Detroit Youth Poetry Slam Team to Las Vegas for the experience of a lifetime. Your generous support provides these youth with:
- Five months of focused coaching and mentoring
- Ability to participate in workshops led by highly acclaimed artists
- Connection to a community of peer poets from across the country
- Access to the Brave New Voices international network
- Opportunity to represent Detroit both locally and nationally
- Travel expenses and registration fees