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Present at the Creation

Present at the Creation: a conversation on slam's origins was a panel discussion convened onf the final day of the AWP 2012 conference, 2012-03-03. The organizer and moderator for the conference was Tim W. Brown. Fellow speakers include Luis Rodriguez, Sharon Mesmer, Paul McComas, and Kurt Heintz. All speakers were involved first-hand with writing and performing poetry and monologue, contemporary to the beginnings of the slam poetry movement.

Click below to play the audio document of this panel:

  • MP3 audio; TRT 84 minutes, approximately 76 Mbytes

This recording complements the Incomplete History of Slam in this site's library.

- March 2012