The Rime of Nina Simone

Tiana Clark, with illustrations by Natalie K. Nelson

Tiana Clark will read at Poetry on the Porch on April 18 at 5:30 PM. For more details, see below.

Hear Tiana Clark with Emilia Philips at Poetry on the Porch on April 18 at the Center for the Study of the American South. Event details.

Tiana Clark is the author of I Can’t Talk About the Trees Without the Blood (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2018) and Equilibrium (Bull City Press, 2016). Her writing has appeared in or is forthcoming from the New YorkerKenyon ReviewAmerican Poetry ReviewNew England Review, and elsewhere. A shortened version of “The Rime of Nina Simone” first appeared in the Music & Protest Issue (Fall 2019).