Spoken Word Slam

Happy Monday!

Welcome to the last week before break. How did it come to be so quickly?

Anyhoo, we are going to finish out with something to get the blood boiling.

So, think: What makes you angry? What gets you worked up? What topic stokes the fire in your belly?

Spoken word jams are all about harnessing those demons and spitting them back at society.

We will look at some examples, and we will go over the guide together.

Then you will have time in class to work on your piece.

This isn’t so much about meticulous attention to detail and scouring scholarly sources (though ethos and logos can be wicked tools when wielded well). This is more about writing from the gut.

What can you deliver?

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