Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19890421
Johnson, who was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in 1988 for her novel PERSIAN NIGHTS, reads from her novel HEALTH AND HAPPINESS, and talks about her work.
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...
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