Poet Bianca Spriggs' Kaffir Lilly (#619)
Kentuckian Bianca Spriggs is the creator and programmer of the Gypsy Poetry Slam featured annually at the Kentucky Women Writers Conference in Lexington. A freelance writing and literature instructor, she is also a Cave Canem Fellow. Cave Canem, based in Brooklyn, N.Y., is committed to cultivating the artistic and professional growth of African-American poet.
Watch Spriggs' read three of her poems, "The Afro That Ate Kentucky on YouTube", or "My Kinda Woman, and Oracle" on this episode of Connections (linked below the air dates on this page).
Friday, January 21, 2011 at 5:00/4:00 pm CT on KET2
Sunday, January 23, 2011 at 1:30/12:30 pm CT on KET
Thursday, January 27, 2011 at 7:30/6:30 am CT on KET2