“The River Speaks of Thirst,” CDS Instructor/NC Poet Laureate Jaki Shelton Green's Album of Poetry, Makes Popmatter’s Best Nonfiction Books of 2020 List

A graphic featuring the title The River Speaks of Thirst

Released on Juneteenth, North Carolina Poet Laureate Jaki Shelton Green's new album of poetry, The River Speaks of Thirst, features archetypal imagery and resonant elocutions, invoking the history of Black oppression as well as the US's current societal and political climate calling for executive, legislative, and judicial reform. Read more.