Media Room

Watch Marita’s interview at the Washington DC Public Library
Award-winning Author Marita Golden talks with E. Ethelbert Miller, distinguished poet and educator, about her trip as a literary and cultural ambassador to Jerusalem and Tel Aviv.

Awards for Community Service and Literary Activism
Marita has been recognized for her contributions to literature and her literary activism by a host of organizations.
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Literary Activism
Marita Golden has distinguished herself as a literary activist and founder of the Washington, D.C. based African American Writers Guild, as well as the Zora Neale Hurston/Richard Wright Foundation.
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An Interview with Marita Golden


Radio Interviews and Panel Discussions

      Interview with Paul Lawrence Vann
Marita Golden discusses her new book: The Word

      2nd Annual Real Talk Real Change Event
Live from the Jacksonville Public Library featuring Marita Golden with Parvez Ahmed, Ph.D; Mr. Rafael Alvarez; Dr. Marita Golden; Mrs. Susan Hamilton; and Mr. Tri Vu

      Interview with Mike Cuthbert about the book Eye of My Heart.

      Interview with Paul Lawrence Vann
Marita Golden discusses her books: Its All Love, After and Don’t Play in the Sun.

      Pamela Brewer interviews Marita Golden on Washington D.C.'s WPFW-FM



Writers Honor King Through the Power of Words
By Renia White, Howard University News Service
Less than five miles from the Lincoln Memorial where a quarter of a million people heard the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. deliver the “I Have a Dream” speech in 1963, a crowd gathered almost 50 years later to honor the orator and activist through the words of leading writers.
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