Aja Monet | Lessons from June Jordan
Poets Joshua Bennett, Suzanne Gardinier, Donna Masini and Aja Monet talked about their own experiences with writing and teaching in our current time of crisis, continuing June Jordan's legacy of speaking truth to power. During her life, poet and essayist June Jordan (1936-2002) energetically responded to the crises of the disenfranchised with activism, writing and teaching.
"Writing & Teaching in a Time of Crisis: Lessons from June Jordan," with an introduction by Jan Heller Levi, was held Feb. 24, 2018 at Poets House in New York City. Learn more: https://poetshouse.org/event/writing-teaching-in-a-time-of-crisis-lessons-from-june-jordan/
Directed by Eric Felipe-Barkin