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Elizabeth Alexander to present poem at Inauguration

Ta-Nehisi Coates at The Atlantic sings the praises of Elizabeth Alexander, who will be delivering a poem at the Inauguration of President-elect Barack Obama: “Elizabeth Alexander is a student, and dare I say, master of the craft. Her work is inspirational in a way that “The Great Gatsby,” or “Mad Men” is inspirational, in that it just says so much about who we are.” Read the read of the post here.

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