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Richard Wright Honored by Former Employer

Richard Wright Honored by Former Employer

Apr 15 2009

In a long-0verdue acknowledgement of a native son, last week the U.S. Postal Service unveiled a stamp honoring Richard Wright. One of…

Personal Efforts for Democracy

Personal Efforts for Democracy

Apr 09 2009

In an article about life in China today you wouldn’t expect to find a reminder of 1930s America and the Writers’ Project,…

Introducing Soul of a People

Introducing Soul of a People

Apr 04 2009

Soul of a People, my book about the Federal Writers’ Project, is out and I’m happy that it’s sparking dialogue about that…