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Making Contact - Art is Our Weapon: A Conversation With Climbing Poetree - January 4, 2013 at 1:30pm

Making Contact, for January 4, 2013 - 1:30pm

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Making Contact - Art is Our Weapon: A Conversation With Climbing Poetree

Alixa and Naima are two poets who together make up Climbing PoeTree, an award winning performance duo.  Mixing poetry and politics they seek to use their words to educate and inspire.  On this edition, we hear performances by Climbing PoeTree and hear how their performances have evolved over the years.

 

Featuring:

Alixa and Naima, Climbing PoeTree performance poets


For More Information:

Climbing PoeTree

http://www.climbingpoetree.com/


Allied Media Conference

http://alliedmedia.org/


Youth Speaks

http://youthspeaks.org/


Invincible

http://emergencemedia.org/invincible


Hurricane Season

http://www.hurricaneseasontour.com/**


Las Krudas: To Be Lesbian, Feminist, and Hip-Hop in Cuba!
by Yoshie Furuhashi

http://mrzine.monthlyreview.org/2006/furuhashi080206.html

Videos:

Climbing Poetree perform “Being Human”

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Z6lYyP2vOk

Las Krudas

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ExRUUKE2R3s


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