Some beautifully spoken words

by roadsideservice

Have been watching some spoken word lately and thought I’d share some of the ones our readers might like.

These are so beautiful.

Elaina M. Ellis, ‘Cuz I’m a Poet, Cuz I’m a Jew’

Phil Kaye, ‘Teeth’

Sparkle, ‘Unknown Jew’

Robbie Thorpe, ‘Message from the Streets’

Saul Williams, ‘Not In Our Name (The Pledge of Resistance)’

Suheir Hammad, (unknown title,  performing in Ramallah)

Suheir Hammad, ‘First writing since’

Suheir Hammad, ‘Not Your Erotic, Not Your Exotic’

Allen Ginsberg, ‘Kaddish’ (excerpt, read by Jonathan Freund)

Taylor Mali, ‘What Teachers Make’

Miles Walser, ‘Nebraska’ [Contains descriptions of violence]

Sarah Kay, ‘Hands’

Sarah Kay and Phil Kaye, (title unknown)

Kendra Urdan, ‘To every man who never called himself a feminist’ [contains descriptions of violence]