For Nikky Finney, Poems Begin On Her Blackboard

Plus, your weekly list of notable literary birthdays

How about we try something different this week? Below is your Today in Literary History story for this week and a list of upcoming notable literary births and events (although I couldn’t find any events for the next seven days).

But between the story and the list of births are two videos. Both videos feature poet Nikky Finney, the subject of this week’s …

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