Wow Poetry Slam: Tania Haberland and Dome Bulfaro in Rome.14 Feb. John Cabot University in Rome hosts an exclusive performance of the Wow Poetry Slam, the first international-level tournament of slam poetry in Italy, on Thursday 14 February at 19.00.
Featuring Tania Haberland and Dome Bulfaro, the event is hosted by the InVerse Poetry Festival, together with the JCU departments of History and Humanities, English Language and Literature, and Modern Languages and Literature.
Tania Haberland is a poet, artist, singer, and teacher. Half Mauritian, half German, born in South Africa, she was raised in Saudi Arabia, and matured in the US and Europe. She holds an MA in Creative Writing and her book Hyphen won the Ingrid Jonker Prize.
Dome Bulfaro is a poet, performer, artist, and teacher who lives in Monza, Italy. Artistic director of PoesiaPresente, he is co-founder of the Italian Poetry Slam League. He has published many poetry collections and has won several poetry prizes.
Visitors will be asked to show identification at the door. For details see JCU website.