Arhm Choi Wild- Write Bloody Book Contest Winner (2019)
"Story of My Name" by Arhm Choi Wild I want to imagine a world where the POC or Queer tax doesn't force me to choose only one part of myself to honor. To hear my name in the mouth of a lover or partner who would not be recognized in my motherland is to defy the force of that choice. To join the conversation, check out http://www.lanternreview.com/blog/tag/arhm-choi-wild/ Thanks for watching my video!
Clint Smith performs " History Reconsidered"
Clint Smith is a 2014 National Poetry Slam champion, an Individual World Poetry Slam Finalist, a Callaloo Fellow, and has served as a cultural ambassador for the U.S. Department of State. He is a teacher, writer, and doctoral candidate in Education at Harvard University. His two TED Talks, The Danger of Silence and How to Raise a Black Son in America, collectively have been viewed more than 4 millions times.
Andrea Gibson - Maybe I Need You | Sofar NYC
Want to bring the magic of Sofar to your city? Become a Curator and organize concerts with Sofar Sounds. Learn more and apply at https://www.sofarsounds.com/about/curators Andrea Gibson performing “Maybe I Need You” at Sofar New York on April 14th, 2015. Sofar Sounds connects artists and music-lovers around the world through intimate shows in unique venues. Subscribe for more great performances: https://sofar.co/subscribe Find us on Facebook and Twitter for more information - https://sofar.co/facebook https://sofar.co/facebookNYC https://sofar.co/twitter Artist: Andrea Gibson Ft. Kaylen Krebsbach Filmed by: Miriam Thom, Tim Toda & AJ Edited by: Tim Toda Audio by: Lucy Krakow For a new gig every day, along with playlists, features and more, subscribe to Sofar here: https://sofar.co/subscribe
Derrick C. Brown - Church of the Broken Axe Handle
Check out the poetry video for Derrick C. Brown's poem "Church of the Broken Axe Handle" from his book "Scandalabra." Special thanks to Greg Dulli for inviting Derrick on tour with him, to Jefe Greenheart and Circus Picnic for the live footage from the Austin show, to Charles Visnic for the studio and field footage, and to Cecilia Brawley for editing it all together.
Brandon Melendez - "Etymology Of Absence" (VOX POP '17)
https://www.SlamFind.com is a simple yet powerful platform for you to find live spoken word venues near you and watch slam poetry performance videos from around the world Filmed at 2017 VOX POP Poetry Slam Tournament hosted by Slam Free Or Die in Manchester NH Follow Brandon Melendez on IG at: @brandon_a_melendez