TITLE

Teens get creative for poetry slam `lite.'

AUTHOR(S)
Erlich, Reese
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/9/99, Vol. 91 Issue 51, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explains the activity of the Youth Poetry Slam League in San Francisco, California. League sponsored by WritersCorps; Program for at-risk youths; Recruitment of poets; Goals of the program; Number of youths involved; Comparison with adult poetry slams; Benefits of the program to the youths; Description of the kickoff slam on January 23, 1999; Comments from poet Genny Lim.
ACCESSION #
1516082

 

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