New Letters
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Black Women Writers in History


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This program looks at some of America's earliest black women writers, beginning with Phyllis Wheatley through the present with readings by Pulitzer Prize winners Gwendolyn Brooks and Rita Dove, who was also America's first black poet laureate.

| Subject Matter: Black | Interview Year: 1998 | Genre: Theme | Awards: PP, Poet Laureate |

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Kansas City Literary Events

Becky Mandelbaum

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Wichita, Kan.


Writers for Readers

Join us at Writers for Readers November 1st,  an evening celebrating the power of expression through creative writing and reading. 


Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.