Her vision and politics have set her at the forefront of contemporary poetry and her work has a far-reaching impact on all poets and readers of poetry today. A dedicated and inspired teacher, her innovative and highly successful poetry program, Poetry for the People, has recently emerged as a national phenomenon.A Revolutionary Blueprint Lauren Muller, June Jordan, Poetry for the People ( Organization). Wnnng a Now* ... In the fifth grade. my teacher spent these two weeks trying to teach us meter.aquot;This poetry is ... I could recite aquot;The New Colossus. aquot; memorize aquot;greataquot; poets birthdays for an exam. and could even give an educated guess as to what Coleridge was smoking when he wrote aquot;Kubla Khan.aquot;yet I hardly feltanbsp;...
|Title||:||June Jordan's Poetry for the People|
|Author||:||Lauren Muller, June Jordan, Poetry for the People (Organization)|
|Publisher||:||Taylor & Francis - 1995|