Slam Your Poetry

Beat stage fright 5. Run a winning competition for your school or community group Part how-to guide, part masterclass, part manifesto, this book will help teachers, students and wannabe spoken word artists of all ages slam like a pro."

Slam Your Poetry

"No props. No music. No costumes. Just you, your words and a mic-you've got two minutes to make the crowd scream your name. Miles Merrill, spoken word artist and founder of Australian Poetry Slam, and award-winning teacher Narcisa Nozica will take you from novice to spoken word superstar in no time. Twenty years after Merrill introduced poetry slams to Australia, there’s a national competition with a live audience of 20 000 people, and it’s taught in schools across the country. It’s been nothing short of a revolution! With tips from stars of the Australian poetry slam scene, including bestselling author Maxine Beneba Clarke, Slam Your Poetry provides step-by-step instructions and exercises that will inspire you to: 1. Write a poem that pops 2. Rehearse like a winner 3. Wow your audience 4. Beat stage fright 5. Run a winning competition for your school or community group Part how-to guide, part masterclass, part manifesto, this book will help teachers, students and wannabe spoken word artists of all ages slam like a pro."

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Slam Your Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Miles Merrill, Narcisa Nozica
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-01 - Publisher: NewSouth

"No props. No music. No costumes. Just you, your words and a mic-you've got two minutes to make the crowd scream your name. Miles Merrill, spoken word artist and founder of Australian Poetry Slam, and award-winning teacher Narcisa Nozica will take you from novice to spoken word superstar in no
Just Right Words: Slam Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Elizabeth Siris Winchester
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-02 - Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

Slam poetry is meant to be heard! Read about how the style started and how people are using it to say what they think and feel. Will you try to write a slam poem? This nonfiction book includes important text features such as a glossary, index, and table of contents
Stage a Poetry Slam
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Marc Kelly Smith, Joe Kraynak
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-04-01 - Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

How can I run my own slam? For groups large and small, from single events to recurring programs, Stage a Poetry Slam explains the easy way to make your slams a success. Stage a Poetry Slam is a comprehensive guide for both budding and seasoned Slammasters — people in charge
Take the Mic
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Marc Kelly Smith, Joe Kraynak
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-04-01 - Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

Get on Stage and Perfect Your Performance Have you ever enjoyed a slam or two and thought, "I could do this," but felt apprehensive staring at that empty mic—or worse, you climbed up on stage and struggled? Let Marc Kelly Smith, the founder of Slam Poetry, teach you everything you
Poetry Notebook: Records Your Poems, Ideas, Themes, Words, Slam, Rap and Spoken Word
Language: en
Pages: 102
Authors: Poem Journals
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-10 - Publisher: Independently Published

This 100 Page Poetry Notebook will suffice to hold all of your Weather information and records for an entire year, the size is 6 x 9 inches! This Poetry Notebook will bring you great happiness and allow you to plan for happiness, sucess, positivity and to learn to love writing