Ishmael ReedFiction 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.
Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads her poem "Famous" that was recently turned into picture book and discusses what inspired her exploration of the...
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