2012 Poetry Slam for Teens

As part of its “Year of the Young Adult” initiative, the Foundation held its first poetry slam in April 2012, in which 20 teens from Tolland competed for prizes. The event was so popular that it was repeated in May 2013.

Alianora Reilly, winner of the first TPLF poetry slam, in April 2012

Alianora Reilly, winner of the first TPLF poetry slam, in April 2012

Poetry slam winner Alianora Reilly, left, with second-place winner Kate-Lynn Walsh, center, and the third-place finisher, Julia Rose Gottier.

Poetry slam winner Alianora Reilly, left, with second-place winner Kate-Lynn Walsh, center, and the third-place finisher, Julia Rose Gottier.

 

Poet Zack LaSala

Poet Zack LaSala

Poet Jen Kiely

Poet Jen Kiely

 

Poet Molly Vigeant

Poet Molly Vigeant

Poet Antonio Campellli

Poet Antonio Campellli