I’m up early this morning because I’m pretty excited since this has been a good news week for me: I was included in two new books on poetry that just came out!
Last year marked the 30h anniversary of the publication of This Bridge Called My Back, one of the most cited feminist texts by women of color.
February 1, the first day of Black History Month, also is Langston Hughes’s birthday!
Please join me on Twitter on February 12, 19, and 26 at 4pm EST to chat about Dessa Rose by Sherley Anne Williams. Use #Afropalooza as the hashtag!
I’m talking with novelist and filmmaker Booker T. Mattison this evening at 8pm EASTERN on Talkshoe.com; he’s got a new novel just out called Snitch.
Tomorrow evening at 8pm Eastern Time, I will be talking with Tayari Jones about her just published third book, Silver Sparrow on Talkshoe.com. You don’t want to miss it!