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Slam Poetry Retreat in Goa

Sun, 4 Oct 2015 9:00AM
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Slam India Retreat 2015

www.slamindia.com

Slam poets, writers and artists from India and all over the world will travel to the beautiful island of Chorao in Goa to participate in India's first slam poetry retreat in September 2015.

In association with Youth Speaks USA and DelSlam India , the Slam Poetry Retreat includes accommodation for participants in a Portuguese style villa, workshops by international slam poets, live musical performances along with an opportunity to experience a community living for writers, poets, musicians and artists from all over the world for 4 days and 5 nights.

Slam India Retreat will be mentored by internationally renowned slam poet and rap artist Jamaal Jackson Rogers from Canada and Seattle's first Grand Slam Mistress, Nicole Sumner.

The retreat will not only see a range of spoken poetry exercises but also entertain live performances by poets, musicians and artists. The participants will get a chance to perform their works live at Goa's famous Hoffman Cafe in front of a diverse audience.

The retreat is scheduled in two batches:

September 26th- September 29th 2015

October 1st to October 4th 2015

Here is the Itinerary for the retreat:

Day 1

1.Introduction to Slam Poetry

2.Creative Writing with Nicole Sumner: How to write Poetry for Performance

3.Live slam poetry and rap performance by Jamaal Rogers

4.Meditation and Swimming at the Lagoon

5.Open mic performance by participating poets and writers

6.Evening Party

Day 2

1.In Depth understanding of Performance Poetry with Jamaal Rogers

2.Connecting with the Audience

3.Inter-Arts Collaboration in Performance Poetry

4.Exploring Chorao Island

5.Open Mic performance by participating poets and writers

6.Live Musical Performance and Interactive Session

Day 3

1.Trip to Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary

2.Combining music and poetry with Nicole Sumner

3.Using Social Issues in Poetic Awareness with Jamaal Rogers

4.Performing your poetry in front of a live Audience at Goa’s famous Hoffman Cafe

5.Evening Party at Hoffman Cafe

Day 4

1.Cinepoetry Session:Each participant will have their poetry video filmed by a professional filmmaker.

2.Collaboration session between participants

3.Performing Arts as a Career with Jamaal Rogers Jackson

4.Marketing yourself on Social Media.

5.Concert night with musicians,dancers, poets and artists.

If you would like to bring a travel partner (friend/ family member) with you on the trip, please mail us at retreat@slamindia.com requesting information.

The extended deadline to send in your applications is September 22nd 2015.

Escape. Learn. Explore. Create. Participate now: www.slamindia.com

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Delhi Poetry Slam
Fri, 22 Sep
Delhi Poetry Slam
Today is the last day to send in your applications for South Asia's biggest writing retreat. We cannot wait to meet all you poets and writers in Goa.

Apply now: www.slamindia.com
Delhi Poetry Slam
Fri, 22 Sep
Delhi Poetry Slam
Times of India Bangalore featured the very talented slam poets Chandni Hemdev and Srishti Purohit from Bangalore who have been selected for Slam India Retreat.

Last day of applications. Make sure to apply soon for your chance to attend the retreat: www.slamindia.com.
Two girls from Bengaluru will present their creative verses at a slam poetry retreat to be held in Goa later this month. Chandni Hemdev (top right) and Shristi Purohit are among 35 others chosen from across the country.
Delhi Poetry Slam
Wed, 20 Sep
Delhi Poetry Slam
Have you sent your application for Slam India Retreat yet? The best works of all our participating poets will be published in a creatively designed anthology.

Apply now for your chance to be published: www.slamindia.com
Delhi Poetry Slam
Mon, 18 Sep
Delhi Poetry Slam
All poets will have the opportunity to have their poetry filmed by a professional cinematographer at Slam India Retreat. Exciting, isn't it?

Apply now for the 4 days 5 nights trip to Goa: www.slamindia.com
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Delhi Poetry Slam
Mon, 18 Sep
Delhi Poetry Slam
The extended application deadline for Slam India Retreat is in just 3 days from now.

We are excited to meet poets and writers from around India for a 4 days 5 nights trip in Goa. Apply for your chance to be a part of it: www.slamindia.com
Delhi Poetry Slam
Mon, 18 Sep
Delhi Poetry Slam
Due to the overwhelming number of applications we have received, we're extending the application deadline to September 22nd 2015.

Be a part of an epic poetic trip to Goa. Join us here: www.slamindia.com
Slam India
Mon, 18 Sep
Slam India
Goa awaits the wonderful participants of Slam India Retreat. Apply now to join India's biggest poetic party. Apply www.slamindia.com
Jamaal Jackson Rogers
Mon, 18 Sep
A quick message to those attending.
Delhi Poetry Slam
Thu, 14 Sep
Delhi Poetry Slam
Meet some of the resident poets and hosts of Slam India Retreat.

With only a few days left for the applications to close, be a part of an amazing 4 days 5 nights trip for poets and writers to Goa. Apply now: www.slamindia.com
Meet some of the resident poets and hosts of Slam India Retreat.

With only a few days left for the applications to close, be a part of an amazing 4 days 5 nights trip for poets and writers to Goa: www.slamindia.com
Delhi Poetry Slam
Thu, 14 Sep
Delhi Poetry Slam
Travel for poetry. Only 4 days left for applications to India's biggest poetry retreat.

Apply now: www.slamindia.com
Delhi Poetry Slam
Thu, 14 Sep
Delhi Poetry Slam
Here's your chance to travel, perform poetry and meet like-minded artists from around India.

Join us for a trip of your lifetime: www.slamindia.com
Delhi Poetry Slam
Thu, 31 Aug
Delhi Poetry Slam created the event Slam Poetry Retreat in Goa.
Jamaal Jackson Rogers
Wed, 13 Sep
Peace y'all. Hope you are excited to begin our journey.

Sign up for an incredible in-depth retreat that is sure to inspire!
Delhi Poetry Slam
Tue, 12 Sep
Delhi Poetry Slam
Check out the picturesque writing and performance space at Slam India Retreat 2015. The space is accessible for poets to share poetry, ideas and conversations during their trip to Goa.

Limited slots are available. Apply now: www.slamindia.com
Delhi Poetry Slam
Mon, 11 Sep
Delhi Poetry Slam
Creative minds need creative workspaces. The poetry workshops will be held in a beautiful community hall of a Portuguese Villa where students will have space to perform, interact and work on their skills.

Apply now: www.slamindia.com
Delhi Poetry Slam
Fri, 08 Sep
Delhi Poetry Slam
Here is your chance to travel and perform poetry. Call for poets and writers to join us for a 4 days 5 nights trip to Goa. Limited spaces are available, apply now: www.slamindia.com
Delhi Poetry Slam
Thu, 07 Sep
Delhi Poetry Slam
Join us for a 4 days 5 nights trip for poets and writers to Goa. We welcome participants from different cities of India.

Limited spaces are available. Make sure to apply soon for an experience of your lifetime: www.slamindia.com
Jamaal Jackson Rogers
Thu, 07 Sep
I pledge that this will be an unforgettable experience. Today I make a toast to the unknown and embrace all the goodness that will come from creating with you all. See you soon. Be well.
Delhi Poetry Slam
Thu, 07 Sep
Delhi Poetry Slam
Are you excited to have your own slam poetry video shot by a professional filmmaker in Goa? The best ones will go up on Delhi Poetry Slam's Youtube Channel with over 2 million views.

Join us in Goa for a trip of your lifetime: www.slamindia.com
Delhi Poetry Slam
Wed, 06 Sep
Delhi Poetry Slam
Poetry is the way to connecting to your soul, whereas yoga is the key to balancing both mind and body. Writers will learn how to use the ancient art form of yoga for building your personal creative inspiration every morning at Slam India.

Apply now for a culturally dynamic poetry vacation in Goa: www.slamindia.com
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Delhi Poetry Slam
Thu, 24 Aug
Delhi Poetry Slam
Mark your calendars for poetry, conversations and fun @ DelSlam! Perform your poetry on the mic or come watch splendid poetry by young poets.
After a long break, Open Mic Poetry Sunday is back. Mark your calendars for poetry, conversations and fun @ DelSlam!

Tickets: INR 500 to perform or attend

Pay cash at door

Everyone needs some place to speak their minds. DelSlam is that place and we welcome you to perform or listen to slam poetry about topics that matter to you.

DelSlam is a safe, non-judgemental, positive and inclusive environment. We welcome everyone.

When: August 27th (Sunday), 4 PM to 6 PM

Where: Korean Cultural Centre, A-25 Lajpat Nagar IV, Near Moolchand Metro Station

Rules To Perform:

1. Poem needs to be 3 minutes or less

2. It is recommended that poem is memorized, but you may read out of paper or mobile phone

3. No hate speech

4. Poems must be in English

No prior sign up needed to attend. Bring your friends!
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Wed, 23 Aug
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Sun, 06 Aug
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Mon, 31 Jul
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In 2017, we received over 1000 entries from around India for the Wingword Story Competition ranging from flash fiction to autobiography. The list of winners and commendable mentions has now been announced on our website: http://www.delhipoetryslam.com/results

We congratulate them on this prestigious achievement.
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Parul Bhargava Nagar
Fri, 21 Jul
Request you to please update on how to collect the certificates for the Summer Course.
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Thu, 29 Jun
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Fri, 23 Jun
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20 young poets will be performing some mind blowing, thought provoking and absolutely thrilling poems at the Summer Poetry Show hosted by DelSlam.

Entry Fee: INR 300/- ( At the Door)

Immerse in an evening of poetry, intelligent conversations and good times. Bring your friends and family. See you on Sunday!
20 young poets will be performing some mind blowing, thought provoking and absolutely thrilling poems at the Summer Poetry Show hosted by DelSlam.

Entry Fee: INR 300/- ( At the Door)

Immerse in an evening of poetry, intelligent conversations and good times. Bring your friends and family. See you on Sunday!
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Sun, 18 Jun
Hi, so for the short story competition, my payment was well before the deadline but I am unable to submit the story itself. What exactly is the provision for that?
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