Nikki Giovanni on education, 1978
Nikki Giovanni on education, produced by WRFG, is a recorded speech by poet Nikki Giovanni from a conference at the Atlanta Reading Center. Giovanni speaks about the importance of literacy and teaching, respect for the mind and thought, the difficulties faced by black children in schools, and the issue that most studies regarding black education are conducted by white researchers. She concludes her speech by reading two of her poems: "Introspection" and "The Life I Live," 1978. (Portions of this description were derived from the original NFCB Program Service Catalog.)
Giovanni, Nikki, 1943-; Giovanni, Nikki, 1943-
WRFG (Radio station : Atlanta, Ga.); National Federation of Community Broadcasters (U.S.)
Broadcasting, Communications; Poets; Literacy; Education; African Americans--Education; Teachers; Librarians; Teaching
North America; United States; Georgia; Atlanta
Special Collections and University Archives
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- Physical Description
7 in; 00:23:54 hh:mm:ss; 1/4" open reel tape
National Federation of Community Broadcasters (NFCB) records
Series 8, Audio Materials 1975-1986
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Access condition: public.
- Other Identifiers
Fedora 2 PID: umd:725797; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/41988; Filename: bcast-072502
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