The late Ntozake Shange (October 18, 1948 – October 27, 2018) was a prolific playwright, poet, and author who centered her work in the Black experience, with a strong emphasis on the joys and pains of being a Black female in America. Best remembered for her award-winning choreopoem, For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf, Ms. Shange (born Paulette Williams in Trenton, NJ) also penned several other critically-acclaimed plays, novels, and books of poetry.
Product Details: 5″ x 7″ Blank Greeting Card
Also available as an 18″ x 24″ Print
A portion of the proceeds from the sale of For Color-Full Girls – Ntozake Shange will be donated to the Hurston/Wright Foundation. Named for literary geniuses, Zora Neale Hurston and Richard Wright, the Hurston/Wright Foundation was founded in 1990 by award-winning author Marita Golden and bibliophile/cultural historian Clyde McElvene. Hurston/Wright was established to be a resource center for training and a gateway to ensure the unique experience and voice of African Americans in literature.