def poets society

def poets society

There are 3 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Dec 16, 2007, titled def poets society. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

In the summer of 1986, the pioneering hip-hop group Run-DMC released an album titled "Raising Hell." The last track was "Proud to be Black," and it so strangely affected an 11-year-old named Kevin Coval that ...

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ChicagoGirlThink ingPoetry

United States

#1 Dec 16, 2007
Coval is one of our local treasures. Bravo to him and everyone at Young Chicago Authors for their work, which is beyond measure.
Brooks Riley

Saint Charles, IL

#2 Dec 16, 2007
Agreed! Coval has done a lot for the community, but he's not hip-hop.

Midlothian, IL

#3 Dec 20, 2007
Coval is a magnificent talent and inspiration to so many, young and old.

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