February, 2010

The Unforgetting Heart Contributors

Toni Cade Bambara

Reclaiming Medusa Contributors

Rosario Ferre

Our Feet Walk The Sky Contributors

Qirone Adhikary

Making Face, Making Soul Contributors

Judith Ortiz Cofer

Positive/Negative Contributors

Kehinde Apara

Through the Eye of the Deer Contributors

Paula Gunn Allen (Laguna Pueblo/Lakota) was born in Cubero, New Mexico, in 1939.

Babaylan Contributors

Gina Apostol grew up in Tacloban, Leyte.


WOSAD (Women of South Asian Descent) Collective first came together as students at UC Berkeley to compile writings by South Asian women.

Lunarchy: Judy Grahn’s poetry is music to our ears

Not only an inspiring and widely influential writer but also a powerful performer, Judy Grahn has been collaborating over the past three years with musician Anne Carol. Together they form the group Lunarchy, blending poetry and music to create a fresh sound all their own. Listen to a sample here.

Teacher at Point Blank

Why would a high school teacher who loves teaching leave school—after half a career in the classroom? Jo Scott-Coe’s Teacher at Point Blank answers this question at a time when concerns about school performance, safety, and teacher attrition are at an all-time and often anxious high.

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