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.
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.
Radio Interviews and Panel Discussions
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.