In Jim Crow Asheville, poetry acted a...

In Jim Crow Asheville, poetry acted as a future activist's guid...

There are 5 comments on the Asheville Citizen-Times story from May 24, 2007, titled In Jim Crow Asheville, poetry acted as a future activist's guid.... In it, Asheville Citizen-Times reports that:

"I remember when I was a child," recalls Lucille Flack Ray, Asheville poet and Stephens Lee alumna, "my brother had to start to school.

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Dr Joyce Wingate Sligh

United States

#1 May 25, 2007
Dear Mrs Ray,
thank you for sharing rflections of our heritage,and backgound for the foundation of our courage to move forward.
Brian Melvin Briggs

Havertown, PA

#2 May 28, 2007
Thank you grandma for giving us the courage to move foward! You are truely my inspiration.
Laser

Dillon, SC

#3 May 29, 2007
What a wonderful article. Very inspirational! Thank you Mrs. Ray and thank you Rob Neufeld.
dartmando

Warman, Canada

#4 May 29, 2007
Dr Joyce Wingate Sligh wrote:
Dear Mrs Ray,
thank you for sharing rflections of our heritage,and backgound for the foundation of our courage to move forward.
Hi joyce.. for a doctor you sure dont spell very good...what are rflections ????how did you become a doctor with a grade three ??
Deborah Beale Benton

Phenix City, AL

#5 May 31, 2007
Ma Ray, You have always been an inspiration to me. I truly enjoyed your reading. I'm proud of you and proud to have you in my life. Love you!

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