Tag archive for ‘Spoken Word’
By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, January 24th, 2009

Urban Jibaro’s Poetry: True Boricua

Mi Gente…Here is a piece I wrote in 1996, has become a favorite to perform when I lecture via the college circuit…and it will be featured in my upcoming poetry chapbook… This is the poem that More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, January 5th, 2009

Daily Dose of Sofrito: Lemon and Flaco Navaja… Boricuas

Y que? It is your favorite Jibaro taking a break between twitter and writing to post a piece that is hot…by two dope Nuyo Poets that I have had the pleasure to see more than a handful of times…Lemon More...

By Urban Jibaro On Thursday, December 18th, 2008

Daily Dose of Sofrito: Diasporican by Mariposa

This poem is actually one of my personal favorite pieces of spoken word…I cannot tell you exact dates, but I can tell you that I met Mariposa (and her her perform this) via my involvement in Alianza Latina More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, November 23rd, 2008

Tune In This Monday: Radio Capicu Returns with Nuyorican legend Jesus ” Papoleto” Melendez

Radio Capicu hosted by Urban Jibaro, The Guy and La Chica Que Pica promises to keep listeners captivated with the latest in news and information about cultural events and items of interest in the Latino / Urban More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, March 3rd, 2008

The words of Poeta Guerrera

I am proud to present a voice that I first heard when we started Capicu Poetry at Area 51 in Brooklyn. Since then she has developed incredibly…writing everyday and I have often wondered when she has time for More...