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Why not let them channel those opinions into some spoken word poetry?
I'm probably the only person to be on there who hasn't slammed.
And I think most people on Def Poetry have won slams or done well in slams.
Not since Ntozake Shange's For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf has a poem like that been on the stage.
However, Marc Smith, the founder of the Poetry Slam movement, is more critical of the program.
It gives him the back credentials for his hip-hop label, and at the same time he's magnanimous towards the art of poetry, giving us a place like that.