Word Hurl Anti-Slam

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 6:00 pm

A local institution, Word Hurl Anti-Slam has been venting the maladies, heartaches and rhyming absurdities of the Novocastrian community for over five years. Come join the locals for an evening of unrelenting self-expression in the form of poetry, spoken word or anything else. You bring it, they’ll take it! Secret judges, booby prizes and love. What more could you want?


Poetry Lunch

Friday, September 30, 2016
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Grab a bite to eat. Listen to some poets speak.

Late Night Readings: Oh! The Places You’ll Go

Friday, September 30, 2016
10:30 pm -

The Late Night Readings are everyone's favourite NYWF institution! Pull up a bean bag and get cosy.

“My Very First Reading”

Saturday, October 1, 2016
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

They've never read to an audience before. Now they're reading to an entire festival. Never performed your work? This could be your chance!

Speech Night

Friday, September 30, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

We can't tell you what these writers are going to wax lyrical about, but we can tell you that you don't want to miss it.