Jambalaya Soul Poetry Slam-
Held every 3rd Saturday at Hayti and at other venues throughout the year.
Durham based award winning poet Dasan Ahanu led the The Bull City Slam Team to a first place finish at the The 22nd Annual Southern Fried Southeastern Regional Poetry Slam this year. The team consists of Ahanu and poets Brandon “Ishine” Evans, Eric “Lyrically Blessed” Thompson, Lejuane “El’Ja” Bowens, and Micah Romans. Ahanu is the founder and coach of the team. The slam team is sponsored by the St. Joseph’s Historic Foundation in Durham, NC.