Rippling Pages: Interviews with Writers

Khalisa Rae and Ghost in a Black Girl’s Throat

August 5, 2021

'The south is a living breathing thing in this book. it's a personality.'

Really excited to have American poet, Khalisa Rae, join me for series two, episode two!

Khalisa is here to talk about Ghost in a Black Girl's Throat, published by Red Hen Press (buy here)

Rippling Points:

  • Title collection: the story of a title
  • Surrounded by the best: environments of poetic creativity and support

Reference Points

Maya Angelou
Dasan Ahanu
James Baldwin
Gwendolyn Brooks
Jericho Brown
Camonghne Felix
Nikky Finney
Siarra Freeman
Ada Limón
Toni Morrison
Alice Walker

Interview between Khalisa and the writer/photographer Rachel Eliza Griffiths


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