Rogue Poetry Slam challenges wordsmiths at a monthly poetry performance competition in Ashland.
Slam master T Poe will emcee the event at 7:30 p.m., at Northwest Pizza and Pasta Company, 1585 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland.
The slam is a three-round poetry performance competition, with judges chosen at random from the audience. The cost to perform is $3. Proceeds, along with gift certificates from Northwest Pizza and other businesses, will be awarded to the top four winners.