Melvin Hinton along with Roger Brooks are in the studio with Jessica Zeidman who is a student at Northwestern University. Jessica is majoring in radio television and film. She has a passion for books, poetry and overall is very skillful individual.
On Radio Literature Melvin and Bill read multiple poems from various artists. Melvin also talks about Juan Felipe Herrera the first Mexican American to win the National Poet Laureate.
Steve Tomasko reads his poem “Knock on Wood.”
Award-winning poet Joan Murray reads her poem “Coming of Age on the Harlem.”
Alok Vaid-Menon of Dark Matter, a trans south-Asian performance art duo, reads his poem “Gender Issues.”
Rusty Russell reads his poem “Angels.”