RISING VOICES: POEMS TOWARDS A SOCIAL JUSTICE REVOLUTION RELEASED BY UNIVERSITY PROFESSORS PRESS
The editors, Louis Hoffman, Nathaniel Granger, and Veronica Lac, have put together a moving and powerful selection of social justice poems. I'm proud to have several of my poems included.
Poetry and art can - and should - change the world. Rising Voices: Poetry Toward a Social Justice Revolution powerfully demonstrates this truth. With 77 poems from 45 poets, this volume addresses critical social justice issues of our time, including racism, homophobia, transphobia, sexism, homelessness, and more.
In addition to the poems, Rising Voices includes a powerful introduction that frames the poetry of the volume through covering topics such as Critical Race Theory, counter-stories, the role of empathy, transforming suffering through meaning, the hard and soft edges of social justice ...