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2019: Epic Voices: Prophets with Kwame Dawes
Recorded At: Poets House Recorded On: Thursday, February 14, 2019
Tagged: Epic Voices
Poet and editor Kwame Dawes presents his recently reissued epic poem Prophets and explores Caribbean poetry and the epic, examining the intersection of African and western poetic traditions in the work of Dionne Brand, Kamau Brathwaite, David Dabydeen, Derek Walcott, and other poets. Welcome by Poets House Executive Director Lee Briccetti. Introduction by Poets House Program Director Paolo Javier.