Melania-Luisa is a first generation American. Her first language was Spanish, thanks to her Dominican parents. She is a poet, writer and founder of She-Is-Americana, a movement centered on intersectional feminism, culture and politics. To learn more go to www.sheisamericana.com or follow her on Instagram as the self-proclaimed @feministmama.
These are the poets who will represent the DALLAS SLAM ORGANIZATION in the 2017 National Poetry Slam:
Rage Almighty represented Dallas Poetry Slam at the 2016 Individual World Poetry Slam in Flagstaff, Arizona!
Rage Almighty ranked #2 at IWPS.
Javon Rustin ranked #17 at IWPS.
FROM LEFT TO RIGHT:
Wayne Henry (slam champ)