Wanda Coleman

Wanda Coleman is the high priestess of poetry, one of the most celebrated poetry performers in the country. Based in Los Angeles, Coleman is the author of several collections of poetry, fiction and prose, including Bathwater Wine ,Imagoes, Heavy Daughter Blues, A War of Eyes and Other Stories,and African Sleeping Sickness.Coleman has also released several CDs including High Priestess of the Word. Wanda Coleman's A War of Eyes (Black Sparrow Press) is listed in 500 Great Books by Women: A Reader's Guide (Penguin Books, 1994).
April 7-9, 2000