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Morgan Parker | 2019 AWP Conference and Bookfair

Clip: Season 6 | 19m 44s

Morgan Parker, who was recognized by the Los Angeles Times as a "Writer to Watch," and Publisher's Weekly included her book in its Best Poetry of 2019 list. Parker's poetry collection considers the everyday experience of black womanhood, while pushing past a curtain-like trope, often a plot-device in Hollywood films, where black characters are limited.

Aired: 04/01/19

Rating: NR

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