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Week 5

Youtube clips of the material reviewed in the session can be found below:

Marc Kelly Smith - Kiss It

Bob Holman - The Impossibility of Impossibility

Taylor Mali - What Teachers Make

Roger Bonair-Agard – The all black penguin speaks

Staceyann Chin – If Only out of Vanity – Def Poetry performance

Linton Kwesi Johnson - If I Was a Top-notch Poet – Def Poetry performance

Amiri Baraka - Why is We Americans - Def Poetry performance

Kanye West - Self Conscious - Def Poetry performance

Erykah Badu - Friends, fans, and artists must meet - Def Poetry performance

Sekou the Misfit - I'm a Rapper - Def Poetry performance

Saul Williams - Clip from Slam (film) - 1998 Marc Levin

Gil Scott-Heron - The Vulture - Small Talk at 125th and Lenox (album) (1970)

Gil Scott-Heron - Me And The Devil - I'm New Here (album) (2010)