Australian Poetry Slam winner to tour China and Indonesia

Australian Poetry Slam winner to tour China and Indonesia

Australian Poetry Slam winner to tour China and Indonesia

Updated 4 December 2012, 13:19 AEDT

Poetry Slam is a competition where poets perform against each other.

This year's winner is C.J. Bowerbird, who was voted with two perfect scores for his winning piece by a cheering audience in Sydney.

 
C.J. will travel the world to participate in writers festivals to meet other writers as well and be a cultural ambassador for the Australian spoken word.
 
Together with founder of the Australian Poetry Slam, Miles Merrill, CJ speaks to Phil Kafcaloudes about the philosophy of slam poetry.
 
 
Presenter: Phil Kafcaloudes
Speakers: CJ Bowerbird, winner Australian Poetry Slam 2012
Miles Merrill, Australian Poetry Slam founder

 

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