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Standing on the Shoulders of Giants

Author Russell Goings Writes a New African-American Mythology

Monday, January 05, 2009

For the last fourteen years, Russell Goings has been writing about big and small characters in African American history. Now, he’s created a long epic poem meant to match the Iliad, or the tale of Gilgamesh. WNYC’s Siddhartha Mitter reports.

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