In 1972 a crack commando unit was sent to prison for a crime they didn t commit. They promptly escaped from a maximum security military stockade to the BoiseMessage 1 of 1 , Mar 2, 2010View SourceIn 1972 a crack commando unit was sent to prison for a crime they didn't commit. They promptly escaped from a maximum security military stockade to the Boise underground where they survive today as Slam Poets of Fortune. If you need some poetry, if no one else can help, and if you can find them at Woman of Steel Gallery (3640 Chinden) tonight, maybe you can hire... SLAM OF STEEL!
What: SLAM OF STEEL All Ages Poetry Slam and Workshop with Head to Head Haiku
When: TONIGHT! Workshop at 6, SLAM@7!
Where: WOMAN OF STEEL GALLERY 3640 Chinden
Cost: $5, $1 w/Student ID
Ages: ALL AGES*
What: Poetry Slam deLux featuring Dain Michael Down
When: March 15, sign-ups at 7:30, SLAM@8!
Where: NEUROLUX LOUNGE 113 N 11th
Ages: 21 and over
What: Reading and Workshop Series with Dain Michael Down
When: March 15, 5pm
Where: BSU Student Union, Gipson Room
Ages: ALL AGES*
*ALL Big Tree Arts events are FREE SPEECH events. Discretion is advised.
HEY POETS! If you've got the drive to go to Nationals, you have to qualify for FINALS first! The top eight point-earners will compete in FINALS in April. Check the standings, yo...
Standings as of February 16, 2010
Peter Johnson 23
Cheryl Maddalena 21
Tara Brenner 20
Faith Sawyer 16
Kristen Smith 10
Barton Jackson 7
[Alex Hatter 6]
Janelle Wilson 4
Richard Wilson 3
Isaac Grambo 2
Kate Neal 1
Jake Miller 1
And now, to thank our SPONSORS! Thanks, Sponsors!
Woman of Steel Gallery
Visual Arts Collective
Peter Johnson Design
Bueno Cheapo Vino
Boise City Department of Arts and History
Idaho Commission on the Arts
National Endowment for the Arts