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Furious Flower 1: Initiates
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00:10 Introduction begins, Joanne V. Gabbin narrates; 01:25 Elizabeth Alexander reads "What I'm Telling You"; 02:45 Alexander reads "Butter"; 04:00 "At the Beach (Dedicated to Melvin Dixon)"; 05:10 The Dark Room Collective segment begins; 05:15 Natasha D. Trethewey reads "On Hearing of Byron Dela Beckwith's Conviction for the Murder of Medgar Evers, Feb. 1994"; 06:45 "His Hands Will Never Be Large Enough"; 08:10 Major Jackson reads "Some Kind of Crazy"; 10:30 Vera L. Beatty reads "Marketing"; 12:35 Beatty reads "Nat's Lungs"; 13:38 Kevin Young reads "Cousins"; 16:46 Young reads "The Slaughter"; 19:28 Sharan Strange reads "The Body"; 21:15 Strange reads "Barbershop Ritual"; 22:50 Thomas Sayers Ellis reads "Sticks"; 25:40 John Keen reads "Why I Love My Father"; 26:24 Credits roll
Furious Flower Poetry Center
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Furious Flower 1: Initiates, 1998, FF0184, Furious Flower Poetry Center Conference Records, 1970-2009 (bulk 1992-2005), UA0018, Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA.
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