11 March                                                          9:00 PM, Arts Court Theatre


Urban Legends presents a poetry slam showcase featuring twelve of Ottawa's best up and coming poets. Facing off in two rounds, they have 3 minutes to change your life and earn the favor of the judges. Come experience the intensity of slam.


Sponsor:  Urban Legends

11 March                                                          7:00 PM, Arts Court Theatre


VERSeFest’s first “Master Class” features talks by two poets: Marcus McCann, “No Permissions: Why Poets Don’t (and Shouldn’t) Ask Nice” and Monty Reid, “How Come Inger Isn’t Here?” Lovingly hosted by rob mclennan


Sponsor:  Factory Reading Series