Discover the freshest voices on the UK spoken word scene in SLAM! You're Gonna Wanna Hear This edited by poetry sensation Nikita Gill.
It's time to reclaim poetry.
Empowering, inspiring and often hilarious, SLAMs are a platform for well-known and emerging talent from all walks of life where every style of poetry has a home. It's all about engaging with authentic voices and letting the audience choose a victor.
With poets such as Raymond Antrobus and Dean Atta guest starring alongside up-and-coming poets in the SLAM scene, this is the perfect introduction to the underground world of modern poetry. Each poet will introduce their poem as they would on stage, tell you a little bit about them and give you a tip for preparing brilliant poetry for SLAMs.
Collected by international poetry sensation Nikita Gill, SLAM! You're Gonna Wanna Hear This is a joyful celebration of the ground-breaking poets making their voices heard in the spoken word scene.