Friday on the NewsHour: ‘A Rift in the Land’

BY Mike Melia  February 5, 2010 at 12:15 PM EST

Michele Voltaire Marcelin, an artist, poet, spoken word performer and teacher, was born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Since the earthquake struck that country last month, she has been struggling to make sense of the destruction. We’ll post that segment here later this evening. Meantime, you can watch her read more of her work below:

You can learn more about Marcelin and find other poets on our Poetry Series page.