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Word Warriors: 35 Women Leaders in the Spoken Word Revolution

Word Warriors: 35 Women Leaders in the Spoken Word Revolution
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  • Creators:Alix OlsonEve Ensler
  • Publisher:Seal Press
  • Category:Book
  • List Price: $18.00
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  • Seller:bellwetherbooks
  • Sales Rank:401,180
  • Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
  • Media:Paperback
  • Number Of Items:1
  • Pages:434
  • Shipping Weight (lbs):1.1
  • Dimensions (in):8.4 x 6.3 x 0.9
  • Publication Date:October 5, 2007
  • ISBN:1580052215
  • EAN:9781580052214
  • ASIN:1580052215
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Synopsis
Female spoken word artists have become the spokeswomen for a new generation. This demanding oral poetry of the early 21st century has defined a vanguard of lithely muscled voices; women who think and act decisively to create their distinctive and desperately earned realities. The combination of the eminent slam movement and the upsurge of bold underground feminism has created a unique pool of women who verbally challenge society on all fronts.

Editor Alix Olson (internationally touring spoken word artist-activist) brought together a variety of astounding spoken word artists for Word Warriors. Included in this collection are Patricia Smith and Eileen Myles, two of our most formidable spoken-word foremothers, Tony-award winners Sarah Jones, Suheir Hammad and Staceyann Chin, recording artists Bitch and Lynn Breedlove from the dyke-punk band Tribe 8, award-winning writer Michelle Tea, and many more. These women join other amazing artists from many different backgrounds to create Word Warriors, a powerful and comprehensive collection of work from the best and brightest female spoken word artists today.

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