Williamsburg Regional Library

Furious Flower III, Episode 2

Summary
This volume recalls the key role played by poets as architects of the Black Arts Movement, their contribution to the African American Freedom Struggle and adaptation to the political changes of the past half-century. It features a panel: "S.O.S Calling All Black People: Honoring the Memory of Amiri Baraka." Readings by the ten poets below reveal how African American poetry acts both as an historical witness and advocate for racial justice. Poets in this episode: John Bracey, Jr., Tony Medina, Haki Madhubuti, Quincy Troupe, Ishmael Reed, Evie Shockley, Jessica Care Moore, Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie, Camille Dungy, Nikki Giovanni, and Sonia Sanchez
Language
eng
Note
Title from title frames
Physical Description
1 online resource (streaming video file) (85 minutes), digital, .flv file, sound
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online

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