Furious Flower’s Gwendolyn Brooks Centennial Celebrations
Exhibit Dates: April 3rd- May 4th
Photos by C. B. Claiborne and video footage of Gwendolyn Brooks at the 1994 Furious Flower Poetry Conference are from the Furious Flower Poetry Center Conference Records, 1970–2009, available in Special Collections at JMU’s Carrier Library.
The rest of the images are on loan from The Eugene B. Redmond Collection at Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville (SIUE).
Photographs compiled and captioned by John McCray (’15) | Video compiled and edited by Mary Hannah Vaughn | Text panels by Austin Shifflett (’14), Karen Risch Mott, and Dr. Joanne Gabbin