Novel RomAntics Literature of Chicago Series: The Poetry of Gwendolyn Brooks

Douglas Cowie (Performer), Adrienne Brown (Performer)

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In this episode, host Douglas Cowie and his guest, Dr. Adrienne Brown, discuss the life and poetry of Gwendolyn Brooks. They talk about her poems, "Kitchenette Building," "In the Mecca," "Chicago Picasso," and "The Wall," and the social and political history that informs Brooks's life and poems.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherAmerikazentrum Hamburg
Publication statusPublished - 6 May 2023


  • literature of chicago
  • gwendolyn brooks
  • poetry
  • American Literature

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