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The Spoken Word Revolution

Slam, Hip-Hop & the Poetry of a New Generation
  • 2.40 MB
  • English

Sourcebooks MediaFusion , Naperville, USA
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26334396M
ISBN 101402200374
ISBN 139781402200373
LC Control Number2003000841

The Spoken Word Revolution brings to life the written and performed works of more than 40 of the most influential slam, hip hop, performance art and contemporary poets in the world today.

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This defining collection of spoken word poetry captures today's electrifying words and voices, in text and immediately live on one audio CD/5(24). This anthology of poetry intended primarily for the stage, is the follow up to The Spoken Word Revolution (), which quickly became the top-selling and most influential book on the spoken word poetry scene/5(6).

The Spoken Word Revolution book. Read 38 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. We?re about to take you off the road you expected to be 4/5(38).

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In the tradition of The Spoken Word Revolution, Redux On the page and out loud, poetry is the home for the brilliant, the rebellious, the artists and performers who are changing the world.

Today's spoken word revolution is the literary equivalent to grabbing a culture by the collar and shaking it hard/5. As in The Spoken Word Revolution (Sourcebooks, ), Redux provides an overview of the many movements-among them slam and hip-hop-that comprise a modern renaissance of performance poetry, a shout-out to poetry's oral roots.

Teens will recognize some of the writers and performers, from actor Ethan Hawke to Smashing Pumpkins front man Billy : Mark Eleveld. Poetry has moved into a new world, as The Spoken Word Revolution (Slam, Hip Hop & The Poetry Of A New Generation) reveals.

An audio cd accompanying written word captures some of the nuances of this world, focusing on the power of poetry performed out loud around the world.5/5(5).