LISTEN: Kansas City Poet Stanley Banks On Driving While Black
For nearly 20 years, poet Stanley Banks has taught creative writing classes at Avila University in Kansas City, Mo. An assistant professor of English, Banks is also an artist in residence.
For our new series WORD, Banks reads the poem "Racial Profiling on A Visit to Emporia."
All of our WORD readings, including bonus tracks by some poets, are archived on SoundCloud.