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The Resource The spoken word revolution : slam, hip-hop, & the poetry of a new generation, edited by Mark Eleveld ; advised by Marc Smith ; introduction by Billy Collins

The spoken word revolution : slam, hip-hop, & the poetry of a new generation, edited by Mark Eleveld ; advised by Marc Smith ; introduction by Billy Collins

Label
The spoken word revolution : slam, hip-hop, & the poetry of a new generation
Title
The spoken word revolution
Title remainder
slam, hip-hop, & the poetry of a new generation
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mark Eleveld ; advised by Marc Smith ; introduction by Billy Collins
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how contemporary poetry intended to be spoken out loud has brought about a revitalization of interest in poetry, and presents works by more than forty leading poets
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.508
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS615
LC item number
.S65 2003
Literary form
non fiction
PerformerNote
Sound disc: Narrator, Marc Smith
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eleveld, Mark
  • Smith, Marc Kelly
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American poetry
  • Performance art
  • American poetry
  • Oral interpretation of poetry
  • Hip-hop
  • Sound poetry
  • Hip-hop
Label
The spoken word revolution : slam, hip-hop, & the poetry of a new generation, edited by Mark Eleveld ; advised by Marc Smith ; introduction by Billy Collins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Accompanying compact disc contains recordings of live poetry from the text
  • For compact disc track list, see p. [xiv] of the text
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (75 min. ; 4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Prologue -- Essay : Poems on the page, poems in the air ; Introduction to poetry / Billy Collins -- alchemy / Regie Gibson -- pt. 1. The beat remnants -- Introduction -- Poem for the root doctor of rock n roll ; Chicago / Quincy Troupe, Jr. -- Chicago / Kent Foreman -- Before I read this poem / George David Miller -- I am going to start living like a mystic ; Song ; Ocean of grass ; The burning of the midnight lamp / Edward Hirsch -- from eulogy of jimi christ / Regie Gibson -- To Dorothy ; To no one in particular / Marvin Bell -- Anodyne ; Blue Light Lounge sutra for the performance poets at Harold Park Hotel / Yusef Komunyakaa -- pt. 2. Hip hop -- Introduction -- funknawlegy / Regie Gibson -- Essay : Hip hop poetry ; Hip hop hollas / Jerry Quickley -- 48 hours after you left / DJ Renegade -- Rock'n'roll be a Black woman ; A mixed message / Tara Betts -- The hand has turned / Celena Glenn -- Hear O' Israel / Kevin Coval -- Amethyst rocks ; Essay : The future of language / Saul Williams -- pt. III. Performance art -- Introduction -- Essay : Performance art, performance poetry, the two sisters / Jean Howard -- worship ; Evolution / Cin Salach -- Television / Todd Alcott -- Dancing in your mother's skin ; Dollmaker / Jean Howard -- Hemingway afternoon ; Sirens at the mill / Lisa Buscani -- Essay : Performance art : blood, ice skates, and coyotes in the 20th century / Gregory Harms -- pt. IV. Competitive poetry/Taos -- Introduction -- Essay : Poetic pugilism ; So Edgar Allan Poe was in this car ; I hear there are poets here ; Patience / Terry Jacobus -- The fight game ; Sports teams / Peter Rabbit -- Welcome to the revolution ; Elephant song / Daniel S. Solis -- Essay : The Taos poetry circus / Anne MacNaughton -- Defending Walt Whitman ; Song of ourself ; Totem sonnets ; Marriage ; Inside Dachau / Sherman Alexie -- Untitled ; On drunkenness / Andrei Codrescu
  • pt. 5. Slam -- Essay : About slam poetry ; Cat on a coffin ; The father has faded : a gambling rogation ; Dusty blues ; Street musician ; Pull the next one up / Marc Smith -- Essay : The poetry scene : no one way / Marvin Bell -- prayer ; it's a teenage thang ; in the year i loved your mother / Regie Gibson -- Essay : Once a "virgin, virgin" at the green mill / Richard Prince -- Low down in the Get Me High Lounge / Michael Warr -- The ice worm / Michael R. Brown -- What I said to the man installing the hot tub / Brenda Moossy -- XXX ; LXXIV / Michael Kadela -- Belated valentine : a work in progress / Steve Marsh -- Essay : About 2 poets / Thomas Lux -- Careful what you ask for ; Cartalk : a love poem ; Essay : Degrees of difficulty / Jack McCarthy -- The passion tree ; Dear America ; The abandoned factory of sense ; The foxhole manifesto / Jeffrey McDaniel -- Essay : Around & in the scene ; DisClaimer ; Praise poem for slam : why slam causes pain and is a good thing ; Performance poem / Bob Holman -- Peter meets the wolf ; Hansel tells Gretel of the witch / Regie Cabico -- How to write a political poem ; Like Lilly like Wilson / Taylor Mali -- Howl ; Love / Beau Sia -- And then she ; Building Nicole's mama ; My mother learns English ; A motherfucker too / Patricia Smith -- how do we spell freedom, the weusi alphabeti method ; ... Naming and other Christian things / Roger Bonair-Agard -- Beethoven / Shane Koyczan -- pt. 6. The youth speak -- Introduction -- Weekends ; Hillside ; Keepsake ; Lullaby ; Matinee ; Untitled / Viggo Mortensen -- Essay : Crossing boundaries, crossing cultures : poetry, performance, and the new American revolution / Luis J. Rodriguez -- Three a.m. ; On rain / Sarah Maehl -- Losing / Chinaka Hodge -- from Guilt / Adam Tapia-Grassi -- First period / Kevin M. Derrig -- Essay : Brave new voices / James Kass
Control code
51505325
Dimensions
24 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 241 pages
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781402200373
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003000841
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
MU: Sound disc in pocket.
Other physical details
illustrations
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The spoken word revolution : slam, hip-hop, & the poetry of a new generation, edited by Mark Eleveld ; advised by Marc Smith ; introduction by Billy Collins
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Accompanying compact disc contains recordings of live poetry from the text
  • For compact disc track list, see p. [xiv] of the text
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (75 min. ; 4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Prologue -- Essay : Poems on the page, poems in the air ; Introduction to poetry / Billy Collins -- alchemy / Regie Gibson -- pt. 1. The beat remnants -- Introduction -- Poem for the root doctor of rock n roll ; Chicago / Quincy Troupe, Jr. -- Chicago / Kent Foreman -- Before I read this poem / George David Miller -- I am going to start living like a mystic ; Song ; Ocean of grass ; The burning of the midnight lamp / Edward Hirsch -- from eulogy of jimi christ / Regie Gibson -- To Dorothy ; To no one in particular / Marvin Bell -- Anodyne ; Blue Light Lounge sutra for the performance poets at Harold Park Hotel / Yusef Komunyakaa -- pt. 2. Hip hop -- Introduction -- funknawlegy / Regie Gibson -- Essay : Hip hop poetry ; Hip hop hollas / Jerry Quickley -- 48 hours after you left / DJ Renegade -- Rock'n'roll be a Black woman ; A mixed message / Tara Betts -- The hand has turned / Celena Glenn -- Hear O' Israel / Kevin Coval -- Amethyst rocks ; Essay : The future of language / Saul Williams -- pt. III. Performance art -- Introduction -- Essay : Performance art, performance poetry, the two sisters / Jean Howard -- worship ; Evolution / Cin Salach -- Television / Todd Alcott -- Dancing in your mother's skin ; Dollmaker / Jean Howard -- Hemingway afternoon ; Sirens at the mill / Lisa Buscani -- Essay : Performance art : blood, ice skates, and coyotes in the 20th century / Gregory Harms -- pt. IV. Competitive poetry/Taos -- Introduction -- Essay : Poetic pugilism ; So Edgar Allan Poe was in this car ; I hear there are poets here ; Patience / Terry Jacobus -- The fight game ; Sports teams / Peter Rabbit -- Welcome to the revolution ; Elephant song / Daniel S. Solis -- Essay : The Taos poetry circus / Anne MacNaughton -- Defending Walt Whitman ; Song of ourself ; Totem sonnets ; Marriage ; Inside Dachau / Sherman Alexie -- Untitled ; On drunkenness / Andrei Codrescu
  • pt. 5. Slam -- Essay : About slam poetry ; Cat on a coffin ; The father has faded : a gambling rogation ; Dusty blues ; Street musician ; Pull the next one up / Marc Smith -- Essay : The poetry scene : no one way / Marvin Bell -- prayer ; it's a teenage thang ; in the year i loved your mother / Regie Gibson -- Essay : Once a "virgin, virgin" at the green mill / Richard Prince -- Low down in the Get Me High Lounge / Michael Warr -- The ice worm / Michael R. Brown -- What I said to the man installing the hot tub / Brenda Moossy -- XXX ; LXXIV / Michael Kadela -- Belated valentine : a work in progress / Steve Marsh -- Essay : About 2 poets / Thomas Lux -- Careful what you ask for ; Cartalk : a love poem ; Essay : Degrees of difficulty / Jack McCarthy -- The passion tree ; Dear America ; The abandoned factory of sense ; The foxhole manifesto / Jeffrey McDaniel -- Essay : Around & in the scene ; DisClaimer ; Praise poem for slam : why slam causes pain and is a good thing ; Performance poem / Bob Holman -- Peter meets the wolf ; Hansel tells Gretel of the witch / Regie Cabico -- How to write a political poem ; Like Lilly like Wilson / Taylor Mali -- Howl ; Love / Beau Sia -- And then she ; Building Nicole's mama ; My mother learns English ; A motherfucker too / Patricia Smith -- how do we spell freedom, the weusi alphabeti method ; ... Naming and other Christian things / Roger Bonair-Agard -- Beethoven / Shane Koyczan -- pt. 6. The youth speak -- Introduction -- Weekends ; Hillside ; Keepsake ; Lullaby ; Matinee ; Untitled / Viggo Mortensen -- Essay : Crossing boundaries, crossing cultures : poetry, performance, and the new American revolution / Luis J. Rodriguez -- Three a.m. ; On rain / Sarah Maehl -- Losing / Chinaka Hodge -- from Guilt / Adam Tapia-Grassi -- First period / Kevin M. Derrig -- Essay : Brave new voices / James Kass
Control code
51505325
Dimensions
24 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 241 pages
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781402200373
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003000841
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
MU: Sound disc in pocket.
Other physical details
illustrations
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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