West Side Poetry Slam will be returning every third Wednesday of the month from February 2020. Details to come!

When: Doors open 6:30 pm, Wednesday 19th February
Where: WestWords, 91B Grose St, North Parramatta 2150
Cost: $ 10 / $ 5
Guest feature: Mohammed Awad

Mohammad Awad is a Health and Psychology student working in mental health, striving to destigmatise mental health in diverse communities. A writer/artist/musician/poet who’s running out of ways to express himself.

Published in an anthology series ‘Arab, Australian, Other’ among writers such as Sara Saleh and Randa Abdel-Fattah, he has been featured in the Daily Telegraph, Honi-Soit magazine, and is a Bankstown Poetry Grand Slam finalist for three consecutive years. Mohammad is a NSW State finalist in 2019s Australian Poetry Slam, taking first place in Western Sydney finals. He has also featured for Word in Hand, White Ribbon events and Project Opinions, in addition to being featured on SBS Radio, Eastside Radio, 2SER and FBI Radio.

Thank you to all who joined us throughout 2019!

2019 Highlights