Black History Month

Fine Print Poet: Pattie Jean-Francois

A key element of spoken word is delivery or performance of the piece, unlike the poetry for the printed page. See Pattie Jean-Francois’s performance of her spoken word here. Emancipation Proclamation by Pattie Jean-Francois I […]

Black History Month

Fine Print Poet: Bright Obiallor

Amanda Gorman. Hers is a name that will not soon be forgotten. A young African-American, the first-ever National Youth Poet Laureate, she caused quite a stir at the Inauguration Day ceremony for 46th U.S. President […]