Bankstown Poetry Slam is Australia’s largest and most loved spoken word poetry event. Get ready to click your fingers for a night filled with slam poetry guaranteed to uplift, challenge and move you. Western Sydney’s best spoken word artists will ignite the stage with fast rhymes and poetic beats that will leave you raving about Bankstown. Hosted by Sara Mansour and featuring a surprise guest poet, this event is not to be missed.
Supported by Bankstown Youth Development Service and Bankstown Arts Centre.
Sara Mansour (Australian)
Sara Mansour is a lawyer, poet, co-founder and director of Bankstown Poetry Slam (BPS). Sara uses her art and passion for justice to empower others through poetry. She was involved in the 2018 YouTube Creators for Change project and also gave a TEDx talk in 2018 on her work with BPS.