by Andrea Gibson
Andrea Gibson is the winner of the 2008 Women’s World Poetry Slam and has placed 3rd in world on two International Poetry Slam stages. Andrea’s first book, Pole Dancing to Gospel Hymns won the DIY Poetry Book of the Year and was nominated for the prestigious Pushcart Prize. Andrea was also featured in the book Word Warriors: 35 Women Leaders in the Spoken Word Revolution. Gibson has been showcased on Free Speech TV, The BBC, Air America, CSPAN, NPR, and was featured in the documentary Slam Planet. She has released four full length albums and tours over 180 dates/year. This is her second book.