Saturday, February 18, 2023 @ 6:30 P.M.

Hosted by Paul Mabon
(Yes, from the Progressive Commercials with Flo!)

In Collaboration with Diverse Verses LA.

Each year, PAFF presents one of the city’s most popular and highly anticipated poetry slams.  Hosted by Diverse Verses L.A., the PAFF Spokenword Fest features some of America’s hottest wordsmiths, poets, hip-hop, spoken word, and slam poetry.

This year we’re honoring poets Matthew Cuban Hernandez and Alyesha Wise-Hernandez for their many contributions to the poetry community.

Hosted by: Paul Mabon, and Kooki
Co-Hosted by: Quan The Poet and Philosophy 

Music by: DJ S.O.U.L.-O

Featured Poets

  • Yawo Watts,
  • Janet C. Mitchell
  • Yazmine Monet Watkins

Special Guest Poets

  • AK Toney
  • Artus Mansoir
  • Aiyana Sha’niel
  • Carlton The Messenger

Cost: $20

Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza
Bridge (Upstairs next to Macy’s)
3650 W Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90008
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