Episode 23: Saddiq Dzukogi and Jessica Poli

March 9, 2021

Saddiq Dzukogi, Nigerian-born poet and Ph.D. student at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, talks with friend and fellow poet Jessica Poli about his new book, Your Crib, My Qibla. Published by the University of Nebraska Press in March 2021, Your Crib, My Qibla is a collection of poems dedicated to his daughter, Baha, who passed away only 21 days after her first birthday.

Plainstate: The Podcast, sponsored by the Department of English, is a podcast about the humanities on the Great Plains and beyond featuring interviews, stories, people, and places.


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