The art form known as Spoken word is defined as “an oral art that focuses
on the aesthetics of word play and intonation and voice inflection.” It includes many kinds of poetry recited aloud, from hip-hop to traditional poetry readings to poetry slams.
Developed to “inspire and inform”, art association Word Travels calls
those inspired by ‘spoken word’ to “speak, scream, sing, rap, howl or whisper” their way to empowerment. Through practices of representation and participation, Word Travels provides a ‘unique global stage’ for artists. Abe Nouk is one such artist. Listen to his voice, hear his strength and prepare for his courage, as you watch his following performance…
Abe Nouk – Spoken-Word Poet, MC, Author, Hip Hop Fanatic
It is my belief, injustice and oppression feeds on fear and silence. In direct opposition; Word Travels! Coming out into full view, challenging minds and hearts and reconciling lives.