New Book of Poetry Released in Celebration of Harriet Tubman Day
Melissa Whiteford St. Clair releases first book of poetry based on her journey On The Matter Of Race.
In celebration of Harriet Tubman Day – March 10th, Melissa Whiteford St. Clair announces the release of her first book, Home Work A Collection of Poems Sparked by One White Woman’s Journey on the Matter of Race.
Home Work A Collection of Poems Sparked by One White Woman’s Journey on the Matter of Race will bring readers into the heart of the author’s expedition into the study of racism and social justice electrified by Harriet Tubman’s heroic flight to freedom.
State of Maryland, Dorchester County
On her head was a bounty
Be Free or Die
Across the miles, she did fly
Following the drinking gourd in the sky
-Melissa Whiteford St. Clair
A portion of the proceeds from each book will be donated to The Harriet Tubman Monument until monies are raised for installation next to Tabernacle Baptist Church, Craven Street, Beaufort, SC.
The book is available for purchase on Amazon Kindle and paperback. Full details of the book and information on personalized orders can be found here.
Read the full Press Release here.