Ben Fagan

Ben Fagan is the artistic director of Motif Poetry, a NZ poetry production company. He helps organise the Wellington, Hawke’s Bay and National slams, and has performed and produced poetry events across the US, UK and Aotearoa. Ben was born in 1991 in Wellington but moved to Hawke’s Bay as soon as he could walk.

Oct 17, 2018

Roses are red, violets are fucken blue: Poetry Slam is coming to a stage near you

Slam poetry! It's raw, it's rough, and it's also a wildly popular live entertainment, writes Ben Fagan, who is masterminding slam events across the country this month.

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