Postcard (4 x 6”)
JUNE JORDAN (1936 – 2002) devoted her life to poetry, activism, and education. She is known for using her poetry as a platform to talk about issues of race, gender, immigration, and equality. She founded the "Poetry for the People" program in 1991, which empowered students to use poetry to express themselves. June also cared deeply about children, and wrote several books for children and young adults.