Original Author: VFH Radio, a program of the Virginia Foundation of the Humanities
Created: February 9, 2002
Publisher: VFH Radio
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Virginia Tech professor and poet Nikki Giovanni presents her poem "Pole Beans" on With Good Reason in February of 2002. Giovanni's poetry has consistently found its roots in the oral tradition, and she has recorded numerous spoken-word albums, including The Nikki Giovanni Poetry Collection, which was nominated for a Grammy Award in 2004.