Denver team wins National Poetry Slam

Aug. 14, 2011 at 3:26 PM

BOSTON, Aug. 14 (UPI) -- A team from Denver was declared the winner of the National Poetry slam Sunday.

Slam Nuba came out on top at the end of the three-day competition at venues across Boston.

The organizers said in a written statement that Slam Nuba was followed by New York City's Nuvorcian Poets Cafe, Writing Wrongs of Columbus, Ohio, and Providence Poetry Slam out of Rhode Island.

A total of 76 four-person teams took part in the National Poetry Slam, which moves on to Charlotte, N.C., in 2012.

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