University Relations and Communications

MSUB students start Montana Slam, a night of local poetry

May 15, 2011


Dan Carter, University Relations, 657-2269


MSU BILLINGS NEWS SERVICES — Under the Tutelage of Poet Dave Casario, and Professor Tami Haaland, MSUB custodian/student James Dean Hickman and newly Graduated Pete Tolten join forces to create Montana Slam.


Featuring  a reading from Montana Poet Laureate Henry Real Bird, an Open Mic, and a Poetry Slam. Tickets (at the door) are $7 for adults and $5 for students.


The event will be held just west of the Railyard Ale House at 2606 Montana Ave, Wednesday May 25 at 7 p.m.

For  Slam and Open Mic rules and for more information, see the flyer below or go to


Poetry Slam cover