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Spoken word

Spoken word is a performance art that is word based. It is an oral art that focuses on the aesthetics of word play and intonation and voice inflection. It is a 'catchall' which includes any kind of poetry recited aloud, including hip hop, jazz poetry, poetry slams, traditional poetry readings and can include comedy routines and 'prose monologues'.

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Contributed by Pablo Perez

That first performance was hilarious, gross, and beautiful!!! I love this girl!!!

Contributed by Jordan Griffin

Wow

This is deep, and so powerful

Contributed by Jordan Griffin

Wow

This, she, is so powerful when she speaks

Contributed by Jordan Griffin

This was performed at the def jam poetry by Gemineye. Enjoy!

Contributed by Lexi Clary

There is more involved within the intimacies of a relationship with another person.

Contributed by Maddy Hunt

Honestly, this poem changed my life a bit. Depression baffles us and is a disease that is hard to understand. I think this poem articulates this sickness perfectly.

Contributed by Emma Dunn

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