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Tyehimba Jess

Tyehimba Jess is author of leadbelly and Olio, for which he won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. He is Professor of English at College of Staten Island.

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A recording of the launch event for Boston Review’s new literary anthology, Ancestors. Renowned writers read their poems, fiction, and more.

Domenica Ruta Adam McGee Ivelisse Rodriguez Tyehimba Jess Sonia Sanchez Ed Pavlić Cheswayo Mphanza Yeoh Jo-Ann
Tyehimba Jess

The Sacred Black Masculine in My Life

Tyehimba Jess