Human Highlight: An Ode to Dominique Wilkins

Human Highlight: An Ode to Dominique Wilkins Review

Kevin Coval and Idris Goodwin pay poetic homage to slam dunk virtuoso Dominique Wilkins, and creativity & improvisation in the game of basketball.

In 1988, Dominque Wilkins & Michael Jordan squared off in Chicago for the most epic dunk contest in the history of the sport. 30 years later, poets & playwrights, Idris Goodwin & Kevin Coval, long-time collaborators, pay homage to the slam dunk, the anniversary of contest & to the moment & to the sport that changed culture in America & around the globe. Human Highlight: An Ode to Dominique Wilkins is a celebration of creativity, improvisation & the beauty & power in the game of basketball.

Title:Human Highlight: An Ode to Dominique Wilkins
Edition Language:English

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  • Eric

    This was a real treat. As a pretty huge fan of 1980's and 90's NBA I found myself smirking whilst reading this verse. Tributes to Dominique and Jordan and the mere mention of Spud Webb, the flattop, K...

  • Kristin Runyon

    It’s a book of sports poetry!!! Need I saw more?...

  • Tim (Beermovie.net)

    I loved this. I have zero knowledge of Wilkins and only a passing knowledge/interest in basketball. But this is super evocative sports poetry that explores a wide thematic range. ...