Cranston S. Knight
Pen Name: None
Knight teaches history at Malcom X College and lives in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional Information
Professor Knight is a member of the Chicago Council on Foreign Relations, The Association for Asian Studies and the Society of Midland Authors. He has taught at Columbia College and Loyola University in Chicago. He also lectures at various colleges and universities throughout the country. As an Afro-Latino poet, his voice is rich in the Latin-Africano culture and tradition.
- Tour of Duty, Vietnam in the Words of Those Who Were There, Samisdat Press, 1986
- Freedom Song , Samisdat Press, 1988
- In The Garden of the Beast, Vietnam Cries a Love Song, Third World Press, 1996
- I, The Hunan Press, 1996
- On The Borders of Hiroshima, I Heard a Rumor of War, The Hunan Press, 1998
- La Brigada Spain, Third World Press, 2004
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
In the Garden of the Beast
Release Date: 1996-04-01
Release Date: 1996
On the Borders of Hiroshima: I Heard a Rumor of War
La Brigada: Spain (1936-1939)
Release Date: 2004-05-01
International Poets Who`s Who, 1999. Honored Illinois Author, 1998.
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
Professor Knight is willing to lecture on a number of current political and historical topics, as well as topics concerning the art of writing poetry and journaling. He is also willing to travel.
5935 N. Magnolia
Chicago, Illinois 60660
(312)334-7039 or (312)508-8797
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