WorldCat Identities

Williams, Saul

Works: 95 works in 203 publications in 3 languages and 4,718 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Poetry  Film adaptations  Music  Science fiction films  Fiction  Musical settings 
Roles: Author, Actor, Interviewee, Singer, Performer, Lyricist, Composer, Scenarist, Instrumentalist, Speaker, Other
Classifications: PS3573.I455457, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Saul Williams
K-PAX by Iain Softley( Visual )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychiatrist begins treating a patient who claims to be an alien from the distant planet of K-PAX
Slam by Marc Levin( Visual )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trapped in Dodge City, a drug-infested war zone in southeast Washington, D.C., Ray Joshua gets caught up in a drug deal gone bad and is sucked into the criminal justice system. In jail he finds truth in himself and his craft through Lauren Bell, a beautiful and charismatic writing teacher who leads him to the path of salvation. Using his talent for poetic rap, Ray learns to survive and rise above the pain of his lost generation.--From publisher description
The dead emcee scrolls : the lost teachings of hip-hop and connected writings by Saul Williams( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of darkly humorous poetic works that encompass a man's discovery of an ancient scroll hidden beneath a graffiti masterpiece in an abandoned subway line, a finding that gives way to a surprising message
Copyright criminals ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As hip-hop rose from the streets of New York to become a multibillion-dollar industry, artists such as Public Enemy and De La Soul began reusing portions of previously recorded music for their songs. But when record company lawyers got involved, everything changed. Years before people started downloading and remixing music, hip-hop sampling sparked a debate about copyright, creativity, and technological change that still rages today
Slamnation the sport of spoken word ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Before Russell Simmons' Def Poety Jam, Slamnation captured the cutthroat world of spoken-word poetry. The film follows Saul Williams and three other top poets as they make their way to the National Poetry Slam, the Super Bowl of poetry
Said the shotgun to the head by Saul Williams( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Here is the account of a man so ravished by a kiss that it distorts his highest and lowest frequencies of understanding into an Incongruent mean of babble and brilliance..." --from publisher's description
Downtown 81 by Edo Bertoglio( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fashion-photographer Bertoglio's portrait of the New York art scene circa 1981. The main focus is the provocative 19-year-old artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, already known for his excursions into street graffiti art and pioneering electro-beat. Shot as "New York Beat" in 1980-81 but completed for release nearly 20 years later when archival footage thought to have been lost was recovered. Many of the film's original sound elements were lost during the 20 years it spent in limbo, so much of the dialogue has been re-dubbed
S [square root] he by Saul Williams( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Slamnation ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Live coverage with performances and judging in the annual 1996 National Poetry Slam held in Portland Oregon. Over 120 poets from 27 teams gathered for this national conference of performance poetry
The seventh octave : the early writings of Saul Stacey Williams by Saul Williams( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chorus : a literary mixtape ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Saul Williams by Saul Williams( Recording )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black and blue legends of the hip-hop cop ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's been whispered about for years in the Hip Hop community. Respected artists are constantly followed, questioned and harassed without probable cause by the New York City Police. The NYPD maintains that ther's no profiling of Hip-Hop artists and their crews, yet, surveillance footage and a rare peek at the infamous "Rap binder" used in law enforcement training are shown. Now learn the shocking truth and see the irrefutable evidence
Amethyst rock star by Saul Williams( Recording )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Weagamow notebook by Sophia Williams( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The inevitable rise and liberation of Niggy Tardust! by Saul Williams( Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billie-Eve by Ayo( Recording )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
There are lives that are lived like fairytales. With the release of her debut album Joyful in 2006, Ayo revealed she has a pretty unique destiny. Born from a Gypsy mother who passed on a passion for travelling and meeting people, and a Nigerian father who raised her, and from whom she inherited her love for music, it was inevitable Ayo would one day become an artist. At 19, she moved to London in her quest for the same, but it was only when she moved on to Paris that Ayo realised her dream and signed to her label, Polydor France. Ayo has toured Australia, most notably at Bluesfest where she blew the crowd away!
Unsigned ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the hip hop industry, what it takes for the unknown to become superstars, and how to stay on top of the game
Peace not war ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A night of ferocious joy Artspeaks! not in our name ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film of the concert: "Artspeaks! Not in Our Name" produced by the Artists Network of Refuse & Resist as an act of protest against America's war on terrorism. Features performances and conversations by visual artists and musicians in one of the first anti-war concerts of the new millennium
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Alternative Names
Williams, Saul Stacey
English (93)
French (6)
German (2)