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Drumvoices Revue: A Confluence of Literary, Cultural & Vision Arts

The current issue of DRUMVOICES REVUE commemorates the 50th anniversary of the publication of Chinua Achebe's "Things Fall Apart." I taught his novel as a Peace Corps teacher in Ghana and Botswana. I meant a lot to me then and I still consider it one of the world's masterpieces.

Eugene Redmond, Poet Laureate of East St. Louis says that he agrees with my assessment of Achebe. The Spring issue of DRUM VOICES features a photo collage in homage for Achebe and his work;

DRUMVOICES REVUE
A Confluence of Literary, Cultural & Vision Arts
Founded in 1991

Spring / Summer / Fall 2008, Volume 16
Available April 2008
ISBN 691462641-ISBN978-1-880748-65-7

‘Kwansabas for Richard Wright/Centennial’
Haiku By Richard Wright
Jerry W. Ward Jr. Talks About Wright
‘Homestretch’ and Tankas by Julia Wright
‘Siren Sisters . . . Ten Nigerian Women Poets’
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Contributors:

Nike Adesuyi, Toyin Adewale, Opal Palmer Adisa, Ify Agwu, Maria Ajima, Maya Angelou, Kim Arrington, Ethan Charles Ashley, Unoma Nguemo Azuah, Regina Harris Baiocchi, Odessa Bethea, Charles Curtis Blackwell, Ahimsa Timoteo Bodhrán, Jason Braun, Charlie R. Braxton, Kenneth Hugh Burton, Hari Sky Campbell, Lorraine Caputo, Gladys Justin Carr, Michael Castro, Marie A. Celestin, Melanie Chambliss, L. Teresa Church, Robert Cooperman, William Copeland, Roscoe “Ros” Crenshaw, Philip B. Crosby, Meri-Uhm Dalili, Angela Dates-Ali, Justin Desmangles, Janie Dickens, Benjamin Arda Doty, Henry Dumas, Nicole Eaddy, Amara C. Emenari, Alysha English, Sandra María Esteves, Perpetual Ngozi Eziefule, Author C. Ford Sr., Maxine Foster, Sherman L. Fowler, Van G. Garrett, Corinne Gilliard, Taliah Graves, Rosalind Guy, Bailey J. Harrell, Lita Hooper, Vera Idam, Tade Ipadeola, Ebony Jackson, Cheryl Jackson-Olison, Chantal James, Maya James, Valjeanne Jeffers-Thompson, Alesha C. Johnson, Alisa G. Jones, Rhonda B. Jones, Joyce Ann Joyce, G. Mark LaFrancis, Byron Lee, Reginald Lockett, Lhea J. Love, Rayna K. Lucier, devorah major, Pharoh Martin, Deborah Mashibini, Bernice Mbadugha, Jessica McCorvey, Paul McGehee, Joe McNair, Tony Medina, D. H. Melhem, Patricia Merritt, Tureeda Mikell, Angela Miri, Carley Moore, Dorothea Moore, Lenard D. Moore, Askia Muhammad, Dahveed Nelson, Mali Newman, Angela Amalonye Nwosu, Grace Ocasio, Dare Oshinuga, Mark Pearson II, Useni Eugene Perkins, DeNatalie Phillips, Pamela Plummer, Elder Aaron Ibn Pori Pitts, Remi Raji, Eugene B. Redmond, Glennis Redmond, Brittany Rhodie, Brittany Robich, Bridgette Bianca Robinson, Lia Nicole Rohlehr, Darlene Roy, John W. Sexton, Lola Shoneyin, Jeffrey Skoblow, Christopher Stanard, Ronald D. Steele, Lamont B. Steptoe, Quincy Troupe, Randy Walker, Valerie Martt Wallace, Simone Amaris Walls, Jerry W. Ward Jr., Nagueyalti Warren, Patrice Watley-Williams, Hillary Kobernick Watson, Lena J. Weathers, Mary E. Weems, Darryl Lorenzo Wellington, Javon Chanel Wideman, Tyrone Williams, Julia Wright, Richard Wright, Takia Yates, Al Young
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