The final night of the National Poetry Slam pitted the defending champion St. Paul Soap Boxing slam team against New York’s storied Nuyorican Poets Cafe at the top of the scorecard. 3-Minute Egg rekindles the drama. Also competing for the crown were Texas’ Austin Neo Soul and Bull City, of Durham, N.C.
Scroll down to check out the complete poems performed by St. Paul’s poets Friday, from the Fitzgerald Theater, from the National Poetry Slam semifinals.