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Taylor Mali

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by ShitFuck, Oct 15, 2003.

  1. ShitFuck

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    Taylor Mali

    Discussion started by ShitFuck - Oct 15, 2003

    If you're into spoken word, check out Taylor Mali. He's an English teacher from NYC.. I think his website is www.taylormali.com. I usually leave slam poetry to angsty girls, but his shit is really funny and tight.

    But does anyone know where I can a copy of his "How to write a political poem" online? I first heard it on Sage's Known Unsoldier. I can't find it online, and my Kazaa isn't working.

    Thanks
     
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    alou - Replied Oct 15, 2003

    http://www.taylormali.com/index.cfm?webid=16


    There ya go...

    i too like taylor mali and must say angsty girls cant do slam poetry worth shit... i should know.. i may be considered somewhat angsty and i know i cant do slam.. try as i might..
     
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    Gunm - Replied Oct 15, 2003

    i was always under the impression "slam poetry" was for people who couldn't rap.
     
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    Bellbeefer - Replied Oct 16, 2003

    What Teachers Make........
     
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  5. Pilau Hands

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    Pilau Hands - Replied Oct 16, 2003

    great words
    i've heard him perform and it's always a good time

    an old friend of mine was a slam poet and part of a youth organization in nyc. whenever we'd go to a slam i'd see a few of the poets now featured on def jam and whatnot.

    another favorite of mine is Beau Sia
    that man is talented and funny. he wrote a book of poetry taking the titles in Jewel's book and writing what came to mind.

    www.beausia.com
     
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    I caught this guy on that Poetry Slam shit on HBO one night. Didn't realize it was the same cat from the Sage CD.

    He's very good.
     
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