Posts Tagged: Quraysh Ali Lansana

Visitations: Gwendolyn Brooks at One Hundred


A visitation is how I describe the past weeks walking with Gwendolyn Books. It is like she is just around every corner. ...more

What to Read When the President Cuts Funding for Everything Good


A list of books written by past NEA grant recipients, as well as books that inspire protest and remind us that we can make a different reality than the one we're in today. ...more

Weekend Roundup Rumpus


First, in the Saturday Essay, the search for love winds through cities and settles in unexpected spaces in Meghan O’Dea’s “Everything We Ever Needed.”

Meanwhile, our very own Comics Editor Brandon Hicks shares “three things” from his drawing table in “Triple Bill.”

Finally, Sunday Rumpus Poetry celebrates Gwendolyn Brooks’s centennial with four poems from Revise the Psalm, a newly published collection of Brooks’s work, life, and activism edited by Quraysh Ali Lansana and Sandra Jackson-Opoku.