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Charles Gordone

Poetry Drama

Interviewed by: Jan Gauger

Catalog Number: 19781230

Gordone, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, reads poems about the experience of being black in America and an excerpt from his play NO PLACE TO BE SOMEBODY.

| Subject Matter: Black | Interview Year: 1978 | Genre: Poetry Drama | Awards: PP |

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Jamel Brinkley

Friday, March 22, 2019
Manhattan, Kansas

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Winners Announced: New Letters Literary Awards

New Letters is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of the $2,500 Conger Beasley Jr. Prize for Nonfiction, the $1,500 New Letters Prize for Fiction, and the $1,500 Prize for Poetry. See the winners, judges, and finalists here.

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.