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Bridge of the World: An Interview With Roberto Harrison May 30, 2017: Some stopped writing because they had written their dreams so well. I cannot stop, because I am just beginning to dream, just beginning to see through myself in the world, not so that I can become [...] by

Kenneth Goldsmith Says He Is an Outlaw June 1, 2015: To be a black man in the United States of America is to be in a constant state of war and I am tired, I’m just so tired of the war. White people want me to be dangerous, scary or sexy, they never [...] by

Writing w/Strangers: A Poetry for the People in Philadelphia April 14, 2015: You a poet / man? Uh-huh, uh-huh Me too. —Etheridge Knight Sixteen years ago, I was a disenchanted grad student living in West Philly in a second-floor row house apartment. Mark (now my husband) [...] by

Terrence Hayes Brings Etheridge Knight into Focus March 13, 2015: We can’t recommend enough tonight’s event at NYU: Terrence Hayes will deliver his Bagley Wright Lecture entitled “Three Acts of Love: ‘As You Leave Me,’ ‘Upon Your Leaving,’ [...] by

Rare Footage of Etheridge Knight Reading at Scranton Public Library, 1980 September 22, 2014: Our friend Jordan Stempleman dug up this amazing footage of Etheridge Knight reading at the Scranton Public Library on March 11, 1980, as part of their Friends of the Scranton Public Library Poery [...] by