TITLE

History Is Intimate

AUTHOR(S)
Jordan, A. Van
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature & Fine Arts;Winter/Spring2007, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p280
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
23472004

 

Related Articles

  • Untitled.  // New Yorker;5/31/1982, Vol. 58 Issue 15, p88 

    An excerpt from the Bulletin of the Naropa Institute about the poetry workshop for baby students is presented.

  • Evidence at Civil Rights Forum Shows Federal, State Representatives Have Much to Learn. Szremski, Kristin // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Dec2001, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p62 

    Presents highlights of the Civil Rights Forum held in Bridgeview, Illinois. Objectives of the forum; Number of participants; Conference sponsors.

  • Can another world be made possible via the World Social Forum? Mushtaq, Najum // New African;May2007, Issue 462, p46 

    The article focuses on the World Social Forum (WSF) which is supposed to be a meeting for the poor in Nairobi, Kenya. The event is the counterpart of the World Economic Forum which is the meeting for the rich. However, it is reported that the 2007 WSF meeting was met with criticism and protests...

  • Historic Structures Reports: A Management Tool for Historic Properties.  // Old House Journal;Aug2005, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p19 

    Announces the Historic Structures Reports: A Management Tool for Historic Properties, a seminar organized by the National Preservation Institute, held in Mount Caroll, Illinois from July 14-16, 2005. Co-organizer of the event; Admission fee; Contact information.

  • The Original Green with Steve Mouzon.  // Atlanta Building News eNewsletter;9/ 6/2011, p10 

    The article offers information on the workshop titled "The Original Green framework," to be held in Atlanta, Georgia, on September 20, 2011.

  • What should Sarasota look like?  // Sarasota Magazine;Jan2000, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p79 

    Highlights a panel discussion on the need for Sarasota County, Florida to maintain the unique character of its buildings. Participants in the panel discussion; Need to launch efforts to preserve historic buildings; Importance of the involvement of the public in maintaining the architectural...

  • Why Emily Dickinson is Difficult to Teach in English: Challenges to Teaching Dickinson in Any Language. Takeda, Masako // Emily Dickinson International Society Bulletin;Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p5 

    This article highlights a roundtable discussion on the challenges to teaching Emily Dickinson in any language. The conversation focused on three Dickinson poems selected by the co-facilitators. Michael Yetman began the session with "I tried to think a lonelier Thing," while Masako Takeda took up...

  • Poetic Justice. Cummings, Ingrid // Indianapolis Monthly;Sep2006, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p66 

    The article focuses on Fran Quinn, a poet from Indianapolis, Indiana. Quinn holds independent workshops for eager beginners and advanced students. His weekend gatherings consist of poetic readings, writings and dissections. His poetry teaching gives a feeling of encouragement and not professing....

  • READINGS AND TALKS.  // New Yorker;12/4/2006, Vol. 82 Issue 40, p32 

    A calendar of readings and talks in New York City for the week of December 4, 2006 is presented. The "Punishment: The U.S. Record" conference will take place November 30 and December 1, and will include readings by actor Richard Gere. The Italian Cultural Institute of New York is presenting a...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics