Melania-Luisa Marte is a first generation American. Her work explores many subjects including her afro-latina roots, culture and love/dating as a modern day feminist. She is also a member of the 2017 Dallas Poetry Slam Team currently ranking 5th in the nation. To learn more, follow her on Instagram at @feministmami.
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)