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The joy of slam: sign up to be a poetry superhero in Commonword's big contest

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Roll up, roll up! Poets are being invited to sign up for Manchester-based Commonword’s Superheroes of Slam contest, with heats in Wigan, Huddersfield, Liverpool, Leicester, and Sheffield, before a grand final in Manchester at the end of October. Write Out Loud is organising two of the heats – at Bar 1:22, Huddersfield on 7 October, with Huddersfield University’s creative writing programme,  and at The Old Courts, Wigan on 8 Oc...

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