Interviewed by: Michelle Boisseau
Catalog Number: 19980525
Michael Waters reads from his collection, Green Ash, Red Maple, Black Gum and talks with fellow poet Michelle Boisseau about his work. He relays some of his personal experiences which have served as a springboard for his poetry.
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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