Speech, speech! Poetry Jam celebrates its 16th anniversary Sunday

Speech, speech! Poetry Jam celebrates its 16th anniversary Sunday

This Sunday’s Lizard Lounge Poetry Jam is the 16th anniversary of the event, and Jeff Robinson has found a way to turn up its power yet again: He says he’s bringing in 16 musicians and 16 poets to mark the occasion, even though the Lounge itself won’t be able to pack in any more people than the usual sold-out night.

Nominations open for next poet populist

Nominations open for next poet populist

With a presidential election behind them, Cambridge residents can turn their attention to nominations for another important office: poet populist, the person expected to celebrate the creation and appreciation of poetry throughout the city for two years starting in June.