Etrit Hasler

(St.Gallen, Switzerland, 1977)

A slam poet, journalist and political activist. First introduced to Slam Poetry in 2000, he has been an active figure in the slam scene ever since, participating in the German International Poetry Slams since 2001, ranking 2nd in the Team Competition, both 2002 and 2004, and claiming the title of Swiss Slam Champion in 2006. He has also participated in slams in the USA, Egypt, Liechtenstein and the Netherlands.

He lives in his birthtown St.Gallen, Switzerland, where he is a member of the communal parliament for the Social-Democratic Party SPS.

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