reVERB Poets presents Mary Lambert with Rose McAleese

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Tuesday / January 22, 2013 / 7:30 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street

Mary Lambert is an accomplished singer-songwriter with a spoken word background. In addition to her famed contribution to the Mackelmore and Ryan Lewis track “Same Love,” and her debut EP letters don’t talk, she was also featured on HBO in Russell Simmons’s Brave New Voices International Competition in 2008, and was Seattle’s 2011 Grand Poetry Slam Champion and the 2012 Northwest Regional Slam winner.

Joining Mary is poet and filmmaker Rose McAleese from Seattle. McAleese was named Individual Youth Slam Poet in 2007 and 2008, and was a member of the Seattle Youth Slam Poetry Team in 2007, 2008, and 2009. She also competed on the University of Washington poetry team at the 2010 College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational, where she was nominated Best Female Poet. She was a member of the 2011 Seattle Adult Poetry Slam team, and in 2012 she represented Seattle at the Women of the World Poetry Slam.

Stay tuned for details about a special VIP after-party with Lambert and McAleese.