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Poet, activist Nikki Giovanni delivers Marshall Lecture

October 9, 2011

Poet and activist Nikki Giovanni brought her perspective to ASU when she delivered the 2011 Jonathan and Maxine Marshall Distinguished Lecture.

Giovanni read some of her work as well as entertaining the crowd. She has written or co-authored some 30 books, for both adults and children. She also is a University Distinguished Professor of English at Virginia Tech University.

The Jonathan and Maxine Marshall Distinguished Lecture Series was established in 1993 with support from Jonathan Marshall and Maxine Marshall, retired publishers of the Scottsdale Daily Progress