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Furious Flower III

V. Gabbin, Joanne
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This grouping looks at the centripetal and centrifugal forces shaping Black poetry today, both collective practices and growing ties with the poets and poetry of the world-wide African Diaspora. These eight poets speak to the underlying unity of these two tendencies – a poetry deeply rooted in the history of its people. Poets in this episode: Thomas Sayers Ellis, Patricia Smith, Frank X Walker, Afaa Michael Weaver, Brenda Marie Osbey, Kwame Dawes, Samantha Thornhill, and Lorna Goodison.

Furious Flower III. Episode 3, Pollinating and Dispersing - Black Poetry Collectives and the Diaspora.

California Newsreel, 2015.; [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2021.

Title from title frames.; Film; In Process Record.

Originally produced by California Newsreel in 2015.

Mode of access: World Wide Web.

In English

V. Gabbin, Joanne, film director.

California Newsreel (Firm), dst; Kanopy (Firm), dst
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