YouR First AssignmenT
These directions are from the syllabus.
There is no class today because Carmen is presenting in Florida at an HBCU Summit. Do all of the following:
Pearl Cleage's "why I write"
Optional: Watch the 2-minute video above to hear Pearl Cleage talk more about her start as a writer
Click here for the short essay, "Why I Write" by Pearl Cleage. (Read this online or print it out, whchever your prefer)