9:47 pm
Fri September 6, 2013

We Are From One Seed

The downing of the Twin Towers in New York City sparked ripples of change through many aspects of American life. It also impacted artists.

On September 11, 2001, terrorists sparked a deep fear in many Americans. But some are using that fear to create unifying art.
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In 2001, Ismael Khatibu was living in Winston-Salem and nurturing his poetic voice. He is an award-winning poet and a published cultural studies author. Since the 911 terrorist attack in New York, Washington, D.C. and Pennsylvania, he’s reflected on the power of a group’s core principles. On WFDD’s Real People Real Stories, Khatibu shares his thoughts in the poem, Faith.

Ismael Khatibu shares his poem, Faith, in reaction to the attack on New York City's Twin Towers.

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