Hot Damn It's A Queer Slam Feat Mona Mousa

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Hot Damn It's A Queer Slam is the first-ever LGBTQPPIA2S poetry slam circuit in the world. We run our two round slam and open mic all over Southern Ontario. We showcase some of the best features in the world and our shows are full of incredible poets who find us and sign up. Never slammed before? We have an open mic or check out the rules at www.queerslam.com

Our top winner of the season gets a trip to Washington DC for Capturing Fire, The International Queer Summit and Slam! Don't forget there's always a prize for weirdest poem - The Queirdo!

Now Meet Our Feature

Mona Mousa is a spoken word poet and motivational speaker dwelling in blanket forts in a charming little apartment downtown in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Having toured actively her whole poetry career, this year alone Mona has booked over 200 shows all over North America. In April Mona took the stage at the the birth place of slam, the legendary Green Mill, Uptown Poetry Slam, hosted by Marc Smith.

When she is at home Mona is heavily active in all facets of her community having been the special events director of Winnipeg pride, and is the founder and director of Central Poetry, an organization that exists to help poets with the branding and marketing of their poetry careers as well as bringing the highest quality performance poets to Winnipeg Manitoba. Currently Mona is curating a festival for poets of colour called Meli-Nation, set to come to life in August of 2017.

Over the past 10 years Mona’s mission has been to work to empower young adults to engage in discussion. The mission is about promoting real love, love as an action that we commit to unconditionally. This love is about safe spaces no matter your religion, social class, gender or sexual orientation. The mission is education & tolerance, no exceptions.
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