30 POETS, 30 DAYS

Nikki Giovanni reads two love poems

Clip: Special | 1m 20s | Video has closed captioning.

One of America’s best-known poets, Nikki Giovanni came to Minnesota in 2007 to read her works as part of a Givens Foundation sponsored public reading televised on Twin Cities PBS. Included that night were these two love poems. Giovanni is an engaging reader of her own verse. You can see why she’s been nominated for a Grammy for spoken word performance.

Aired: 03/28/17

Rating: NR

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30 POETS, 30 DAYS is a local public television program presented by TPT.