UniSlam is the UK’s largest team poetry slam, bringing together teams of the UK and Ireland’s top emerging poets for a tournament of searing poetry slam performances over one jam-packed day in March.

The Semi Finals
Semi-Final 1, 10.30am – 12.15pm | Semi-Final 2, 12.45 – 2.30pm

See the country’s highest scoring university poetry slam teams go head to head in the Semi-Finals of the UniSlam 2022.

National Youth Poetry Showcase
3 – 5.15pm

The National Youth Poetry Showcase highlights work from some of the most talented young poets in the country aged 16-25 years. Bringing together electrifying performances from youth poetry collectives across the country, the showcase is a chance to celebrate the talent of young writers, hear their stories and uplift their voices.

The Grand Finals
6.30 – 9pm

UniSlam Grand Finals is the culmination of the UK’s premier student and young people’s poetry event. The Finals will see the country’s top 4 poetry slam teams go head to head for the champions trophy and prize package. It’s poetry, but not as you know it.

Joelle Taylor

"UniSlam is a factory of dreams, ideologies, new philosophies and passions. It is the world, re-written”