Synopses & Reviews
Poetry slams—the Olympics of poetry—have become a cultural phenomenon. This groundbreaking anthology documents 10 years of poetry slams, with 100 poems from national slam champions and a dozen essays on how to run a slam, winning strategies, tips for memorizing poems, and more.
Poetry slams--the "Olympics" of poetry--have become a cultural phenomenon. This anthology documents ten years of these literary events, highlighting 200 of the best slam-winning poems from throughout the U.S. Included are tips on winning and planning a national tour.