On October 22, teams Bodak Mellow and The Crystal Femmes tied to share the title in the first ever FEM Slam Tournament. Congratulations teams!
Feminine Empowerment Movement Slam (FEMS) Tournament is a grassroots resistance initiative that is for feminine identified people. This includes but is not limited to: Queer femmes, GNC femmes, two spirit individuals, trans femmes, trans women cis women, and all of the other identities feminine people hold at intersections. The first annual multi-day competition and festival will be held in Cambridge, MA the weekend of October 20-22nd, 2017. In addition to creating a stage open to poets internationally, FEMS will hold writing workshops, affinity groups and opportunities for folks to be in community with each other. Register: your four person team, your festival pass as non-competing participant, to volunteer or to host a team in the registration tab above. For more information on participating and registration, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.