Chicago All-Stars: Book Release and Showcase
Louder Than a Bomb's All-Star Team traveled to the National Youth Poetry Slam in Washington, D.C., but before departing celebrated with this one-night event where these fabulous writers strut their stuff! Including work from their new original chapbook, Big Booty Poetry.
The 2008 All-Star Team is: Demetrius Amparan, Melanie "George" DeCelles, Esther Ikoro, Nate Marshall, Deja Taylor, and Adam Gottlieb. They are the top individual poets from the nationally-renowned, Chicago teen poetry slam, Louder Than A Bomb. This friendly competition gathers the best and brightest young writers (age 13-19) from thoughtout the Chicago area, which takes place each Spring, hosted by Young Chicago Authors.
Recorded Tuesday, July 08, 2008 at Young Chicago Authors.