One more day – Black History month


 Poetry Pasta continues to celebrate and highlight the diverse tradition of African American poetry. Read these poems from contemporary African American poets:

The Tradition” by Jericho Brown
The Gardenia” by Cornelius Eady
In Tongues” by Tonya M. Foster
Liner Notes to an Imaginary Playlist” by Terrance Hayes
Blue Dementia” by Yusef Komunyakaa
Irritable Mystic” by Nathaniel Mackey
The House on Moscow Street” by Marilyn Nelson
If a Wilderness” by Carl Phillips
Brazil” by Roger Reeves
Duende” by Tracy K. Smith
Pilgrimage” by Natasha Trethewey

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