One day, Five poets, Lifelong memories…

One day, Five poets, Lifelong memories…

The LIEP is very grateful to the Poetry Foundation* and to Olivier Brossard (form the organization Double Change**) for giving the students of the class of 2019 the opportunity to meet the five remarkably talented poets -Fatimah Asghar, Sumita Chakraborty, Cortney...
Stanley Nelson and Marcia Smith at the LIEP

Stanley Nelson and Marcia Smith at the LIEP

When the students went to see Raoul Peck’s I am not your Negro in June, they didn’t yet know about Stanley Nelson’s award winning film  Tell them we are rising. The story of Black Colleges and Universities. They didn’t yet know that they would meet Stanley...