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Ishmael Reed

Fiction Poetry

Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson

Catalog Number: 19890224

Reed, an outspoken and controversial proponent of intercultural art events, reads poetry, talks about his battles with some black women writers and discusses his opposition to being labeled a black writer.

| Subject Matter: Black | Interview Year: 1988 | Genre: Fiction Poetry |

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