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No Alibis with Jayne Cortez & Clyde Woods on the Blues, Poetry, and Surrealism

On this week’s No Alibis Jordan Camp and Elizabeth Robinson speak with revolutionary surrealist poet Jayne Cortez and UCSB Professor of Black Studies Clyde Woods. We discuss the blues, surrealist poetry, Cortez’s new book On The Imperial Highway: New and Selected Poems (Brooklyn: Hanging Loose Press, 2009), and her upcoming Shirley Kennedy lecture “From Watts to Dakar: A View of African American Culture in Los Angeles and Beyond,” taking place on April 6 at 4 p.m. in UCSB’s MultiCultural Center Theater.