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This upbeat, one-of-a-kind collection brings the Def poets — as featured in the Tony Award-winning Broadway show and popular HBO television program — to life on the page. Among them: Suheir Hammad, Beau Sia, Steve Colman, Stacyann Chin, Mayda del Valle, Georgia Me, Poetri, and other well-established and up-and-coming Slam artists who have forever changed the face of poetry and offer a fresh, exuberant, insightful, and comedic look at who we are as Americans today.

About the Author

andlt;Bandgt;Danny Simmons,andlt;/Bandgt; a renowned painter of abstract-expressionist oil works, owns the Rush Arts Gallery in Manhattan and Corridor Gallery in Brooklyn. A poet and cofounder of the Def Poetry Jam performance series, he heads the Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation with his brother, Russell Simmons. He lives in Brooklyn.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780743476225
Editor:
Simmons, Danny
Other:
Simmons, Russell
Other:
Rowe, M. Raven
Other:
Simmons, Russell
Editor:
Simmons, Danny
Author:
Simmons, Russell
Author:
Simmons, Danny
Author:
Lathan, Stan
Author:
Rowe, M. Raven
Other:
Rowe, M. Raven
Publisher:
Atria Books
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
General Poetry
Subject:
Poetry -Anthologies
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B102
Publication Date:
March 2005
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
14 bandamp;w photos t-o
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
7.5 x 6.12 in 10.57 oz

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