Partner Showcase

The Canadian Festival of Spoken Word

The Peterborough Poetry Slam, in partnership with Public Energy and Spoken Work Canada will be hosting the Canadian Festival of Spoken Word (CFSW) this year in Nogojiwanong- Peterborough. The festival will bring between 150 and 200 poets from across the country for one week of poetry slams, master classes and feature performances! There will be 22 teams from 7 provinces competing to win the festivals Poetry Slam Tournament and be named Canada’s 2017 Champions!

A Festival Pass includes ACCESS to:

  • ALL Poetry Slams
  • ALL Feature Performances
  • ALL Panels
  • ALL Walks, Events, and Daytime Performances
  • 1 Workshop
  • 1 Master Class
  • Discounted Access to Po-Yo (Poetry and Yoga) Morning Classes
  • Discounted Access to additional Master Classes and Workshops

Daytime Showcases and Panels are FREE! The festival is looking to provide space for voices that are not often heard, to highlight artistic excellence, and to showcase diversity within the spoken word community. Please check out the Festival website for all of the exciting events calendar: Follow on twitter at: @SpokenWordCan and pick up your tickets at: