History Is Intimate

Jordan, A. Van
January 2007
Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature & Fine Arts;Winter/Spring2007, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p280
Academic Journal
Presents an interview with Amaud Jamaul Johnson, author of the book "The Red Summer of 1919." He describes the influence of architecture on the poems in the above-mentioned book. He explains the role of the Cave Canem Writers' Workshop on the development of his craft. He also describes how the eponymous first section of the book resonate with the progress and setbacks in civil rights.


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