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The Letter Over

By Patricia Smith
Added: Sunday, June 21, 2015  /  Patricia Smith performs "The Letter Over" at the 2010 Split This Rock Poetry Festival, held at the Bell Multicultural High School in Washington, DC.
Patricia Smith

Patricia Smith author, poet, teacher, and performer, is the author of five books of poetry, including Blood Dazzler, on the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, a National Book Award Finalist. She is a Pushcart Prize winner, Cave Canem faculty member, and four-time individual champion of the National Poetry Slam, the most successful poet in the competition's history. Patricia wowed audiences at Split This Rock’s inaugural festival in 2008. 

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