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Thursday, Jun 2: Taos Poetry Festival

If story slams, workshops and open mics are right up your alley you'll want to jot this event in your calendar. Thursday, June 2, kicks off the weekend long Taos Poetry Festival where readers, writers and poetry enthusiasts are welcome to share their work and spark inspiration in listeners. Featured poets include Ocean Vuong, Rosemerry Wahtola Trommer, Aliya Martinson, Veronica Golos, Nathan Brown and Sabina Jones. Wishing your name was on the list? It certainly can be. Come prepared with a five-minute story on June 2 and put your name in a hat for a chance to tell your tale. Don't forget to join in during collaborative workshops during the event as well. Admission fees vary per event but are always free for students, so make sure to bring your ID. Taos Mesa Brewing, El Prado • Thu Jun 2 • 3-10pm • View on Alibi calendar