Tag Archives: June Jordan

TCS: Poems That Ride on the Tongue and Must Be Heard

Good Morning! ____________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early riserson Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum,so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole inyour brainpan, feel free to add a comment.____________________________ The first function of poetry … Continue reading

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A Fortress from Self Pity: June Jordan and Fannie Lou Hamer

June Jordan (1936-2002) was born on July 9, 1936, in Harlem, New York, the only child of Jamaican immigrant parents. She was a poet, essayist, teacher, feminist, civil rights activist, and self-identified Bisexual. While the students at most of the schools … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: July 9, 2020

July 9th is: Open Heart Day * Gothic Novel Day * National Sugar Cookie Day __________________________________ MORE! Ann Radcliffe, Dr. Daniel Williams and June Jordan, click

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ON THIS DAY: July 9, 2019

July 9th is: Open Heart Day * Gothic Novel Day * National Sugar Cookie Day _______________________________________ MORE! Ann Radcliffe, Daniel Williams, and June Jordan, click

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ON THIS DAY: July 9, 2018

July 9th is: Intern Appreciation Day National Sugar Cookie Day _________________________________________ MORE! Ann Radcliffe, Respighi and June Jordan, click

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ON THIS DAY: July 9, 2017

July 9th is: Intern Appreciation Day National Sugar Cookie Day Open Heart Day * ________________________________________________________________ MORE! Elias Howe, Dorothy Thompson and Andy Warhol, click

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