2004 Poetry Conference Photos





Sharan Strange



Tony Medina




                   Conference Participants, from left: Askia Toure, Amiri Baraka, Sonia Sanchez, Delores Kendrick, Eugene Redmond, Rita Dove, Dr. Joanne Gabbin




Lucille Clifton describing her poetry Thursday evening.





From top to bottom: Haki Madhubuti, E. Ethelbert Miller and Brenda Marie Osbey




Artist Malaika Favorite in front of her piece



Nikki Giovanni pointing out the art to Lucille Clifton




Dr. Joanne Gabbin and Jerry Ward




Lamont Steptoe and Houston Baker




Amiri Baraka




Eugene Redmond



Sonia Sanchez



Rita Dove



Lovalerie King and Trudier Harris





 Nikky Finney speaking her poetry



Conference Attendees and Participants



Student Emilee Hussack, Yusef Komnuyakaa, Everett Hoagland 




Alvin Aubert, Eugene Redmond, and participants




From top to bottom: Toi Derricotte, E. Ethelbert Miller




Conference Finale Performance by Fertile Ground


All photos by JMU Media Services