Sunday, January 29, 2023
The Most African American literature courses in the Country
Our newest episode of Remarkable Receptions focuses on the large number of African American literature courses that we offer at SIUE. ...
Sunday, January 22, 2023
Our newest episode of Remarkable Receptions focuses on August Wilson and adaptations of his works into film. The episode was written by N...
Saturday, January 21, 2023
Single-author Books on Black Poetry
Here's a non-exhaustive , checklist of single-author books focusing on Black poetry and poets. 1976: Drumnvoices: The Mission of Afro-A...
Tuesday, January 17, 2023
John Keene as Jazz Poet
I was reading John Keene's award-winning Punks: New & Selected Poems (2021), published by The Song Cave, and started thinking of h...
Tuesday, January 10, 2023
Blade, Vampire Hunter
Our newest episode of Remarkable Receptions focuses on Blade, Vampire Hunter. The episode was written by Stephyn Phillips. ------------...
From Fenton Johnson to William J. Harris: 100 Black Poets in Poetry
In February, Poetry magazine will publish several poems by William J. Harris. Thinking about his first appearance prompted me to consider th...
Friday, January 6, 2023
A Checklist of Anthologies featuring Black Writings, 1967 - 1976
Here's a checklist of anthologies featuring African American poetry, short fiction, novel and autobiography excerpts, plays, song lyrics...
Thursday, January 5, 2023
From book and article authors to scriptwriters
I initially thought of Courtney Thorsson as the author of a book on Black women's writing , along articles on African American literatur...
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