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Tue, 03.31.2015

Broadside Lotus Press is Formed

*On this date, 2015, it was announced that Lotus Press would merge with Broadside Press, forming the new Broadside Lotus Press.   

Dudley Randall founded this Black-owned literature publisher in 1965 in Detroit, and Naomi Long Madgett's Lotus Press was founded in Detroit in 1972. These two writers and publishers created the oldest Black-owned presses in the United States still in operation.

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Poetry Corner

She wants a man she can just unfold when she needs him then fold him up again like those 50 cent raincoats women carry in their purses in case... ROADMAP (for J. R.) by Harryette Mullen.
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