Blended: Self-Definition in a Diverse World: Tiana Clark

Tiana Clark - Nashville - February 27, 2017


The day after Clark and her mom moved to Nashville, they awoke to find two nooses hanging on the back porch of their apartment. Clark, who is biracial, grew up to become an award-winning poet who often explores issues of race in her writing. “I see my poetry as cutting down those ropes,” she says.
-Poet Tiana Clark talks about her struggles growing up bi-racial in Nashville.