Here’s an original, Shakespeare-themed hip-hop song by Rob Crisell and Soren Crisell. After all, what are you going to do with a talented musician son if you’re a Bardolatrous poet? You make him put your rap to music. I hope you like it!
Here is the video for Class 4 in my YOUNG POETS WORKSHOP series. This class is called “How to Analyze a Poem.” These short videos are designed for kids ages 10 to 18 years old, but I think anyone would enjoy them. I’ll post video #4 on Sunday. All six episodes are now available on my YouTube channel.
I can’t think of a better way to express my thoughts about the George Floyd riots right now than Yeats did in “The Second Coming.” I dedicate this video to the hundreds of thousands people who are being negatively impacted by the looting and violence that is occurring in the aftermath of his murder.