Solid Air: Australian and New Zealand Spoken Word

Author(s): David Stavanger; Anne-Marie Te Whiu

Anthologies, Essays & Journals

Over the past decade, Spoken Word has established itself as a central part of contemporary Australian & New Zealand poetry. For the first-time ever, these voices are transported from the stage to the page, captured in print so that the spoken-word experience can be shared with a new and broader audience. Solid Air showcases the work of more than 100 performance poets - combining elements of slam, hip-hop and experimental performance poetry - to deliver an unforgettable reading experience that is both literary and loud. Poems capture themes of modern culture, identity and resistance. Contributors include- Ali Cobby Eckermann, Hera Lindsay Bird, Claire G. Taika Waititi, Courtney Barnett, Michelle Law, Hannah Gadsby, Luka Lesson and many, many more.


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General Fields

  • : 9780702262593
  • : University of Queensland Press
  • : University of Queensland Press
  • : 0.283
  • : February 2019
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  • : August 2019
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : David Stavanger; Anne-Marie Te Whiu
  • : Paperback
  • : 1908
  • : English
  • : 821.92
  • : 228