1996 Nuyorican Grand Slam Finale


Participant names for this Slam were taken from Bob Holman's journals published in the book "Slam" which was the screenplay and journals of the film of that same name. Directed by Marc Levin, "Slam" was a winner at both Cannes and Sundance. Saul Williams play Ray Joshua, gifted poet and rapper, who changes his life and the lives of others through "the word". Get the film here