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Burning Down the House: Selected Poems from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe's National Poetry Slam Champions

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In the summer of 1998 they took the belt at the National Poetry Slam, the first team from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe. These five New York poets stand at the vanguard of the slam movement, with verse that is passionate, tight, political and lucid.

186 pages, Paperback

First published August 4, 2003

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Roger Bonair-Agard

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I found myself reading this book out loud in my best slam poet voice. I had fun with this one.
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