Palestinian-American Poet Naomi Shihab Nye

Naomi Shihab Nye is a voice of harmony a midst a decades-long conflict. Since we are in the middle of National Poetry month, I thought that this video was worth sharing: Poet Naomi Shihab Nye: ‘Telling a Story Helped Us Figure Out Who We Were

Description: When shaping verse, poet Naomi Shihab Nye reflects on her Palestinian heritage, family and the power of humanity. Nye discusses her most recent compilation of work, “Transfer,” and what inspires her to continue crafting thoughtful and expressive poems.

Watch Poet Nye: ‘Telling a Story Helped Us Figure Out Who We Were’ on PBS. See more from PBS NewsHour.

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