Rules & How to Enter: The Real Life Poets, Inc. I Want To Live Teen Poetry Slam is open to any youth 13-19 years old residing in the state of Alabama. Submissions can be entered starting April 1st at 12:01 am until 11:59pm April 30th 2015. To Enter, video record yourself reciting your piece. It must include the phrase “I want to live.” Video must be loaded to YouTube as a public video. Submit the video’s url in the form provided below. Complete all portions of this form by the deadlines mentioned above.
Winners: Overall Winner: There will be an overall winner selected by Real Life Poets, Inc. This winner will win travel expenses to BNV 2015 (July 15-19, 2015) where they will perform their “I Want To Live Piece”. A Few Good Men: Ten videos of young men of color will also be selected to be shown at Brave New Voices.
We'll help you make your entry! Attend a Real Life Poets, Inc. workshop and have your entry recorded & entered by Real Life Poets, Inc.