The Center for Black Literature at Medgar Evers College Celebrates Black History Month with Voices from the African Diaspora NATIONAL –In celebration of Black History Month, on Thursday, February 21, 2013, the Center for […]
Dr. Greene’s Interview with Professor Craig Wilder, on February 15, 2013. Wilder, discussed his book, “Ebony & IVY: Race, Slavery, and the Troubled History of American Universities,” education, the black experience, and his purpose for […]
Archives: Dr. Greene interviewed Award-winning author, Victor LaValle on February 10, 2013 and discussed his book, “The Devil in Silver.” Listen to the interview.
Dr. Greene interviewed Pulitzer Prize winning author, Tracy K Smith on February 17, 2013 and discussed her book, “Life on Mars.” ion Listen to the interview.
Archives: Dr. Greene interviewed the director of the Furious Flower Poetry Center and editor, Joanne Veal Gabbin on October 21, 2012 and discussed the book, “Shaping Memories: Reflections of African American Women Writers.” Listen to […]
Dr Greene’s Interview with Jamaican-born, Renowned Poet & Author Lorna Goodison on 10/14/12. Also a Professor at the University of Michigan and the recipient of many awards for her writing, Goodison discusses her writing life, […]
Dr. Greene’s December 11, 2011 Interview with Isabel Wilkerson, the author of “The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration”, that involved millions of people, changed the cultural and political landscape […]
Interview: 12-7-11 Jesmyn Ward, Salvage the Bones Clarence Reynolds, the director of the Center for Black Literature, interviewed author, Jesmyn Ward on December 7, 2011. They discussed her book “Salvage the Bones,” Hurricane Katrina in […]
Archives: Dr. Greene interviewed internationally recognized author and human rights and foreign policy activist, Randall Robinson on September 25, 2011 and discussed his book, “Makeda,” which is a coming-of-age- story about family, the magical world […]
The Re-Envisioning Our Lives through Literature Program (ROLL), a partnership with elementary, middle and high schools, aligns the literary arts and the English language arts curriculum. DRAMATIC PERFORMANCES, POETRY READINGS, & SPOKENWORD SELECTIONS An adaptation of […]