The poems by Vanessa Hidary, this week’s “Poet with Chutzpah” are not just slammin’, they’re empowering, and they’re Jewish at that. Unabashedly, boldly, fabulously Jewish.
This week’s Poet with Chutzpah coined the phrase “Talmudic jazz poetry.” Jake Marmer combines poetry, music and Judaism into his own “personalized bop apocalypse.” It’s pretty wild.
Tablet Magazine is giving away an Apple iPad in honor of National Poetry Month. Are you up for the challenge?
Whether you’re a poet, beat-boxer, or just a plain music-loving Jewish hipster, you’re going to love this week’s Poet with Chutzpah, Matthue Roth.
Think you can slam down a poem or two? The Saint Paul JCC is challenging you to write your heart for sweet prizes in honor of National Poetry Month. Are you up for the challenge?
What makes a TC Jewfolk Poet with Chutzpah? We asked Jewish slam poet and actress Yael Miraim why she thought she was a Poet with an edge.
In honor of National Poetry Month, TC Jewfolk is profiling Jewish poets with Chutzpah. One each week for the four weeks in April.