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Pure Poetry: Tracy Reese
The designer proved that comfort and femininity can live in harmony, with her spring 2012 collectio...


Poetry, Politics and Common Sense
Are right-wing Republicans using Common's poetry as a political wedge against Obama?...


White House Defends Common, But Not His Old Lyrics
White House spokesman defends invitation to Common and said he is a socially conscious artist....


This Day in Black History: Sept. 27, 1950
Gwendolyn Brooks was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry on Sept. 27, 1950....


Natasha Trethewey Named 19th U.S. Poet Laureate
Natasha Trethewey, a English and creative writing professor at Emory University in Atlanta, is the ...


This Day in Black History: Sept. 9, 1934
Poet Sonia Sanchez was born on Sept. 9, 1934....


This Day in Black History: May 1, 1901
Professor, poet and literary critic Sterling A. Brown was born on May 1, 1901, in Washington, D.C....


Actor Tristan Wilds to Release Mixtape
He says it could be a mix between rap, singing and poetry....


Common Faces Backlash Over White House Invitation
Conservatives disapprove of Michelle Obama's decision to invite hometown rapper to poetry event....


Poet Maya Angelou Remembered for Wisdom, Clarity
Leaders and celebrities celebrate the life and work of Maya Angelou....


Commentary: The Stirring, Inspirational Voice of Maya Angelou
Maya Angelou inspired generations of people through her inspirational writing....


Spoken-Word Musician Gil Scott-Heron Dies in NYC
Musician Gil Scott-Heron, who helped lay the groundwork for rap by fusing minimalistic percussion, ...


An Uncommon Visitor to the White House Is Raising Eyebrows
Rapper Common has been invited to participate in a White House cultural event. His previous work of...


This Day in Black History: Oct. 8, 1986
On Oct. 8, 1986, Nigerian author Wole Soyinka became the first person of African descent to win the...


Amiri Baraka, Activist and Poet, Dies at 79
This founder of the Black Arts Movement was one of the greatest American writers....


Russell Simmons
Russell Simmons joins Ed Gordon's panel....


Maya Angelou Center for Women’s Health and Wellness to Open in June
Maya Angelou will be part of the region's first ever comprehensive health care and wellness center ...


Anti-Apartheid Activist Dennis Brutus Dies
Anti-Apartheid Activist Dennis Brutus Dies...


Q&A: Golden Brooks Talks "Girlfriends," Motherhood and New Film
The actress on life after Maya and being a new mom....


Teyana Taylor Is 'Ready' for The Start Up
G.O.O.D. Music's first lady talks her new show on BET, co-starring Diggy Simmons....

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