What is Dub Poetry

What is Dub Poetry

Dub Poetry is performance poetry originating from the West Indies.  This genre advanced from dub music consisting of the “spoken word” over reggae balanced rhythm. Dub Poetry was started in Jamaica in the 1970’s. Compared to  Dee Jaying (also referred to as Toasting), which  advertises the usage of the spoken word, the Dub Poet’s blazing inferno of words are normally…