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Interviewed by: Robert Stewart
Catalog Number: 19890908
Forché reads from her book-length poem THE ANGEL OF HISTORY, which is told in several voices. She talks about her work as a journalist and advocate for human rights in Central America and elsewhere.
Black Women Writers in History
We go to the archives to revisit a program that examines important African-American writers, beginning with the 18th century's Phyllis Wheatley and concluding with former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove. This show also features the late Margaret Walk...
Michigan native Marcus Wicker talks about how his poetry has progressed since his early days with poetry slams and reads from the 2011 National Poetry Series winning collection, ...