Slam. Is this once agent in changing the way we produce and consume performance poetry still relevant? For those who are not familiar with slam: Slam is a competition format […]
Author: Sharifa Tartoussi
Sharifa A Tartoussi is a dental student, poet and performer. Equal parts worrier, warrior and all round human, when she is not squinting at teeth or hitting the books, she writes and sometimes, she works up the courage to perform. She is involved in several creative projects, most notably becoming half the founding party of GriffinSpeak; a poetry and spoken word gig that runs quarterly and aims to create space for voices from marginalised groups around Melbourne.