SPOKEN & WRITTEN WORD
14th Annual Book Festival: Jesse Parent
October 22, 2011
Slammaster Jesse Parent will lead the Utah Humanities Book Festival Poetry Jam Competition. Jesse Parent is a poet, an improviser, a former mixed martial arts fighter, a computer nerd, a husband, a father, and, above all, a human being. According to the results of the 2010 Individual World Poetry Slam, he is also the 2nd ranked slam poet in the world.