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I know Jay-Z had some other awesome news lately, but I am overdue in sharing my delight at being interviewed for his fantastic website LifeandTimes.com, editorially directed by Hov himself. The writer / filmmaker dream hampton (who collaborated on Jay-Z’s Decoded) has an excellent series of Q&As with creative folks — I was honored when she asked for a chat, which you can read here. The accompanying portrait is from Laylah Amatullah Barrayn’s recently premiered exhibition “Her Word as Witness: Women Writers of the African Diaspora,” on show in Brooklyn now through March 31st. Thrilled to work with such talented women…

More of that to come. My magic word for 2012 (besides nomadic, since I’ll be leaving New Orleans soon) is collaboration

In other news, February readings happening in College Station, TX; Los Angeles; San Francisco; New York City and Baltimore, perhaps with a few more to come; stay updated at the EVENTS page. And Chicago and New Orleans in the Spring!