WordChords: A Memoir in Poems by Len Fraser (Author) , Marie M. Placide (Cover Design)
Leonard (Kemi) Fraser is a retired Clara Barton High School teacher. As a political activist he was a member of the Garvey Organization UNIA/Garvey Centennial Committee. For nearly forty years he has been a poet and writer. His poems and articles have been published in Nommo, Black Scholar, Garvey's Voice, Amsterdam News, Pittsburgh Courier, and African American Classical Music/Jazz Spotlight News. Mr. Fraser Studied poetry with Quincy Troupe and poet ABBA at the Frederick Douglass Creative Arts Center, and was also a former member of Jayne Cortez's poetry workshop. For ten years he had been a member of Martin Simmon's prose and poetry workshop. Mr. Fraser was also a member of the New World Writers Collective. He lived in the Crown Heights area of Brooklyn, New York.
Paperback: 200 pages
Publisher: Trafford Publishing (July 11, 2008)