Jaki Shelton Green - North Carolina Folk Festival

Jaki Shelton Green

Origin:
Poet Laureate of North Carolina
Genre:
Songs of Hope & Justice

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Songs of Hope and Justice, Friday Night 

Jaki Shelton Green teaches Documentary Poetry at Duke University Center for Documentary Studies and the 2021 Frank B. Hanes Writer in Residence at UNC Chapel Hill. Additionally, she received the George School Outstanding Alumni Award in 2021. Juneteenth 2020, she released her first LP, poetry album, The River Speaks of Thirst, produced by Soul City Sounds and Clearly Records and released a CD, i want to undie you in 2021.