Nikki Giovanni

Nikki Giovanni is a world-renowned poet, writer, commentator, activist, and educator. Over the past thirty years, her outspokenness, in her…

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Nikki Giovanni at Clark College 2009 - Album
Renowned Grammy-nominated poet, Nikki Giovanni, discusses slavery, Mars, aliens, black holes, the Panama Canal and reads a few of her…


Jacklebee Nov 05, 2009

A true diva, Nikki Giovanni has merged the academic with the everyday. Colloquialisms, hip hop and the storytelling rhythm of her late grandmother are all ever present influences in her writing. She speaks the language of a contemporary African American...