Guest Host Tyehimba Jess interviewed poet Willie Perdomo, author of the book “The Essential Hits of Shorty Bon Bon: Poems,” which imagines the life of a percussionist, rebuilding the landscape of his apprenticeship, love, diaspora, and death. During the interview, Perdomo shares his inspiring, historical, music-filled poems.
Archives: Dr. Greene interviewed author, Paula J Giddings on July 24, 2008 and discussed her biographical book, “Ida: A Sword Among Lions,” the black experience and being black and a woman of color in America. […]
Dr. Greene’s July 5, 2015 Interview with WB Garvey, a relative of the Jamaican National Hero Marcus Garvey and the author of the critically acclaimed historical novel “Panama Fever: Digging Down Gold Mountain” discussed his […]
Archives: Dr. Greene interviewed author, Hazel Rowley on December 14, 2008 and discussed her biographical book, “Richard Wright: The Life and Times,” a well researched and documented work that was elegantly written. Together they spoke […]