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Bust a Jewish Rhyme

Workmen's Circle gives a lift to the lyrical with a poetry slam series.

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/arts/article/bust_a_jewish_rhyme_20021213

Urban poetry slams around the world, like this one at the Workmen's Circle, allow different groups and ethnicities to mine their cultural issues. The Workmen's Circle slam is also a way to bring younger people to this nearly century-old bastion of Jewish culture and social activism, said Assistant Director Jenni Person, who has been at the circle since September, and serves as the event's slam master or host.

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