– listening to Lost one on Negrita’s blog…. loving the whole Myspace/facebook/utube/twitter/weblogthing going on Negrits!!!!!
-plus, Scott sent me this link that i will not share….not yet… need to read all that is there…
but this quote i will share.
In a 2005, [Bob]Holman was also quoted as saying:
|“||The spoken word revolution is led a lot by women and by poets of color. It gives a depth to the nation’s [usa] dialogue that you don’t hear on the floor of Congress. I want a floor of Congress to look more like a National Poetry Slam. That would make me happy. “
In a 2005 interview, one of slam’s best known poets Saul Williams praised the youth poetry slam movement, explaining: