Honorée Fanonne Jeffers’ on Writing The Love Songs of W.E.B. DuBois

Well-Read Black Girl with Glory Edim

03-05-2022 • 33 mins

Glory speaks with poet and author Honorée Fanonne Jeffers about her award-winning debut novel, The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois. In this episode, Honorée opens up about being inspired by poet Lucille Clifton and about reading Tolstoy at an early age. She also shares her Soul Train scramble board-style writing process and how her faith deepened her love of the written word.

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