When: Tue., Oct. 7, 6 p.m. 2008
Big Tree Arts is proud to present The Idaho LoudWriters Program is a monthly performance poetry workshop for Boise's teens, followed by an all-ages poetry slam. The featured dub poet is Scruffmouth from Vancouver. Dub poetry originated in Jamaica in the 1970s and is a form of performance poetry consisting of the spoken word against a background of reggae rhythms. Poets ages 13-19 who attend the workshop get into the following poetry slam free.