VPH Regional Qualifiers: We recognize that with the global pandemic, many spoken word series have shuttered across the country. For folks whose local poetry slam is no longer active, we will be hosting 6 regional qualifiers: Pacific, Prairies, Northern, Central, Atlantic & French Speaking. Regional qualifiers will be held March 6 & 7, 2021. The deadline for regional qualifier registration is March 1, 2021.
Register for your regional qualifier by completing this form.
***Unlike the main competition, regional qualifiers will not require pre-recorded poems and will be conducted live on zoom.
Regional qualifiers will be as follows (ALL TIMES ARE IN PST):
- French Speaking (Open to any poets who wish to slam in French across Canada) 10am-12pm
- Northern (Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavut) 1-3pm
- Prairie (Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba) 4-6pm
- Atlantic (Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland & Labrador, PEI) 10am-12pm
- Central (Ontario, Quebec) 1-3pm
- Pacific (British Columbia) 4-6pm
Regional qualifiers will not require pre-recorded poems, and will be conducted live on zoom. Registration will open in early February.
POETS ARE ONLY ALLOWED TO COMPETE IN ONE REGIONAL