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Interviewed by: Robert Stewart
Catalog Number: 19930409
Fussell's book THE STORY OF CORN covers Native American creation myths concerning the vegetable and explains the vegetable's connection to cannibalism and civilization. Fussell reads excerpts from her book and tells how she contracted "corn madness.\"
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, ...