Sonia Sanchez Reads in 2015 Jean Burden Poetry Series

  • A large audience gathers for the 2015 Jean Burden Poetry Series
    A large audience gathers for the 2015 Jean Burden Poetry Series
  • Dean Peter McAllister greets guest poet Sonia Sanchez
    Dean Peter McAllister greets guest poet Sonia Sanchez
  • Dr. Lauri Ramey introduces Sonia Sanchez
    Dr. Lauri Ramey introduces Sonia Sanchez
  • Sonia Sanchez introduces one of her poems
    Sonia Sanchez introduces one of her poems
  • A full house listens attentively
    A full house listens attentively
  • Explaining the power of rhythm and poetry
    Explaining the power of rhythm and poetry
  • Sonia Sanchez enrapts the audience with reminisces, stories, and poetry
    Sonia Sanchez enrapts the audience with reminisces, stories, and poetry
  • Sonia Sanchez with Dr. Lauri Ramey, professor in the English Department and director of the poetry center
    Sonia Sanchez with Dr. Ramey of the English Department and the Center for Contemporary Poetry and Poetics