Tag Archives: Outspoken Bean

  1. Saturn Slam: March 28th @ 7 PM


    March 24, 2014 by WITS Editor

    The Meta-Four poetry slam preliminaries are for ages 13-19. There are two remaining slams before the Grand Slam! Winners will …
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  2. Outspoken Bean Takes Converse to NYC

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    November 18, 2013 by WITS Houston

    WITS Writer and Meta-Four Houston coach Outspoken Bean will perform his one-man show Converse live in New York on Tuesday, …
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  3. Meta-Four Wins 2013 Texas Youth Poetry Slam

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    July 28, 2013 by WITS Editor

    Breaking news! ┬áBreaking news! Meta-Four, a spoken word program for teens at Writers in the Schools (WITS), WON the 2013 …
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  4. Applause for the Meta-Four 2013 Team!


    June 6, 2013 by WITS Houston

    Houston, we have a team! After competing at Space City Slam in a series of six poetry competitions, six young …
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  5. Meta-Four Youth Poetry Slam

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    April 4, 2013 by WITS Editor

    Join other youth for a Meta-Four Youth Poetry Slam hosted by Outspoken Bean, the 2013-14 Houston V.I.P. Slam Champ! Writers …
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