Poets and Writers: Richard Courage
Date: Wednesday, December 1, 2021, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
Location: Online, attend via Zoom
Meeting ID: 867 1327 6014
Poets and Writers is pleased to present this Zoom event. The event is free and all are welcome.
Richard A. Courage is a SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor and WCC Professor of English. He is editor of Roots of the Black Chicago Renaissance: New Negro Writers, Artists, and Intellectuals, 1893-1930 (published in 2020) and co-author of The Muse in Bronzeville: African American Creative Expression in Chicago, 1932-1950 (pub. 2011). He has taught African American Literature, Modern American Writers, Short Story, History of Ideas (Honors), and every level of English composition. This program will be a conversation about his scholarly research with several of his current students (Marcos Lesende, Judyth Smith, and Regina Tucker) and with WCC alumnus Cyrille Njikeng.