Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20110225, 20111014
Isabel Wilkerson, author of THE WARMTH OF OTHER SUNS; THE EPIC STORY OF AMERICA'S GREAT MIGRATION talks about writing this book that stemmed from over 1,200 interviews with many generations of African-Americans.
Growing up in a Philadelphia apartment above a liquor store, poet Ellen Bass thought her childhood was "the most mundane, pedestrian, unpoetic world you could possibly live in," but after many years and the death of her parents, she finds herself ...
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