Six Incredible Female Performance Poets Spit Rhymes of Reason
8th March is International Women's Day, to celebrate here are six incredible poems written and performed by women.
Six Incredible Female Performance Poets Spit Rhymes of Reason
By Andrew Butler / filmsforaction.org
Oct 8, 2015

4 min Dominique Christina performs "Karma". She is an award-winning writer, performer, educator, and activist. She holds five national poetry slam titles in the four years she has been competing, including the 2014 & 2012 Women of the World Slam Champion and 2011 National Poetry...
3 min Andrea Gibson performing "Birthday" at Keuka College NY on September 30 2009. 
4 min Rafeef Ziadah, a Canadian-Palestinian spoken word artist and activist, performs a poem in response to a journalists who asks "don't you think it would all be better if you just stop teaching your children to hate". Her debut CD Hadeel is dedicated to Palestinian youth, who...
5 min Vanessa Kisuule calls on all women, whatever their age, creed or class, to stop shrinking themselves, and instead, take up space! Part of the Women Who Spit series. Watch them all on BBC iPlayer. For those outside of the UK you may need to use an application like Security...
3 min Poem by Agnes Török on the news of a new Conservative budget. Based on experiences of living in Britain under austerity as a young, queer, unemployed, female immigrant student - and not taking it any more. More info on: www.agnestorok.org Facebook Twitter Filmed and edited...
5 min 19-year-old spoken-word poet Sarah O'Neal recites her poem “An Overreaction,” where she speaks about Dr. King and her frustration at having to defend protests.

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