Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Spotlight: Nancy Dupree

Nancy Dupree was a poet, activist, educator and playwright.

In the 1970's, she helped create an album completely written and perform by
her elementary school class, allowing her students to share their musical talents
and empower them.

His hair was slick and shiny
His hair was slick and shiny
James Brown
Now he sports his afro
He’s thinkin black, Lord oh Lord I’m proud
Now he’s the king, the king of soul
Hey hey hey
Uh! With your bad self, Uh!
It’s funky Uh! I can’t stand it! Uh! Good God!

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