It was great fun on the radio show today to discuss queer spoken word poetry and share some examples that really moved us. As we noted on air, some of these poet performers really depend on visual aspects of their performance to convey their full message. We recommended checking them out on line if you can't get to see them live. Below are the poets we shared hyper-linked to on-line videos of their work.
This broadcast is archived on our podcast and can be found through the Spreaker link at the bottom of the page. The title of this podcast episode is 2014-01-15.
Laura Zuniga, "Confessions of an Uneducated Queer"
Denise Frohman, "Dear Straight People"
Joanna Hoffman, "Pride"
T. Miller, "Coming Out"
Elliot Darrow, "God is Gay"
Stayceyann Chin, "Feminist or Womanist"