SlamNation – Al Letson – “Second Planet From A Star”

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Al Letson performs his poem “Second Planet From A Star” from Paul Devlin’s SlamNation.
 
 
Slam Poetry melds the art of writing and the art of performance in the context of a good old fashion brawl.  SlamNation is the seminal film of this literary movement.
 

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Team Nuyorican – Jamaal St John – Statistics

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This poem by Jamaal St John is from the 2000 National Poetry Slam in Providence, Rhode Island.
 
 
The full set of the poems from that classic competition from the heyday of slam poetry is available for streaming here.
 
 

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