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Native american poetry

What is Native American poetry? Native American poetry focuses on several themes. Some common themes for First Nation authors are the oral tradition, reverence of spirituality, and seeking balance in life. In one sense, these are uniquely Native American experiences, and in another sense, these are universal themes that connect many people. What is considered a Native American? Native Americans,…

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Spoken word poetry

Spoken word poetry is a form of poetry that doesn’t have to rhyme, but certain parts can be rhymed to emphasize an image or give it a lyrical quality. Spoken word poems will sometimes contain elements of hip-hop, folk music, or jazz to enhance the rhythmic presentation. What does spoken word poetry mean? Spoken word is a “catchall” term that…

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