ASU professor selected for national award
Albany State University Associate Professor of English Dr. Jeffery Mack was announced as one of 25 recipients of a National Endowment for the Humanities award Tuesday morning.
School officials say Dr. Mack was selected for the award that studies African-American Poetry from the early twentieth century to now at the University of Kansas.
The three-week long course is broken down into segments and is called "Don't Deny My Voice: Reading and Teaching African American Poetry."
Among the poets studied will be famous names like Langston Hughes, Jean Toomer and more.