Fortified with Vitamins and Spirituals

The Watching   Transgression in Public Spaces: A dialogue between bell hooks and Arthur Jafa James Baldwin: 1979 Speech Angela Davis: How Does Change Happen?  Nikky Finney: 2012 National Book Festival Achieving our Country: James Baldwin and American Morality   -“Any real change implies the breakup of the world as one has always known it,Continue reading “Fortified with Vitamins and Spirituals”

The Poet, The Essayist & The Golem

The Poet Conversations with Nikki Giovanni Edited by Virginia C. Fowler ISBN: 9780878055876 (c) 1992 The is a collection of interviews with and articles about Nikki Giovanni from 1969 to 1992. The pieces are in chronological order and it’s interesting to see how her views on a host of subjects (writing, poetry, racism, sexism, revolutions,Continue reading “The Poet, The Essayist & The Golem”