Katie Makkai - Pretty::Nat'l Poetry Slam Kate Makkai answers a question she's had since she was very young, in exactly the kind of way that slams into your gut and stays there. Powerful food for thought.
Dunham formed Ballet Nègre, one of the first black ballet companies in America in long before she was famous. She once said of her work, “I admit that a strong sociological purpose motivates my work" Photo: Corbis.
Angelina Weld Grimké (February 1880 – June was a Mixed American journalist, teacher, playwright and poet who was part of the Harlem Renaissance and was one of the first Mixed American women to have a play performed.