I refuse to make a distinction between “page poetry” and “spoken-word poetry”. If it’s good spoken-word poetry, I want to read it on the page as well. And if it’s a proper poem, it should be performable.
I loved hearing what she had to say, especially as I’ve also written/had performed plays and it’s great to see how others find the crossovers. It’s a great interview and you can read the whole piece here.
And if you didn’t catch it yesterday, here’s my blog saying the opposite!