National Black Writers Conference 2014: A Look at the Honorees
Poet and performer Quincy Troupe was born July 22, 1939, in St. Louis, Missouri. He has published poetry books such as Transcircularities: New and Selected Poems (2002) and Choruses: Poems (1999). He also authored Miles: The Autobiography and the award-winning James Baldwin: The Legacy.
(Photo: Courtesy of the Center for Black Literature)