Furious Flower Poetry Center Archives

Joanne V. Gabbin and Gwendolyn Brooks

Lifelong friends JMU English professor Joanne Gabbin and Pulitizer Prize-winning poet Gwendolyn Brooks visit on campus after the dedication of the Furious Flower Poetry Center.

The full article can be found at http://www.jmu.edu/monty/FuriousFlower.shtml  in the JMU Monty. 

Montpelier (Monty) is the official publication of James Madison University and is produced quarterly for alumni, parents of JMU students, donors, faculty and staff members, and friends of the university.


(From left to right - Tony Medina, Sonia Sanchez, Rita Dove, Roland Wiggins, Nikki Giovanni, and Joanne Gabbin)

Reception for "73 Poems for 73 Years:  Celebrating the Life of Lucille Clifton" held at James Madison University on September 21, 2010.  To learn more about the program, visit 73 Poems for 73 Years.