Burning Down the House: Selected Poems from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe’s National Poetry Slam Champions
by Roger Bonair-Agard, Stephen Colman, Guy LeCharles Gonzalez, Alix Olson and Lynne Procope
Publication Date: Aug 04, 2003
List Price: $13.50
Format: Paperback, 186 pages
Publisher: On-Demand Publishing LLC
Parent Company: Amazon.com, Inc.
In the summer of 1998 they took the belt at the National Poetry Slam, the first team from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe. These five New York poets stand at the vanguard of the slam movement, with verse that is passionate, tight, political and lucid.