The Life and Legacy of Curtis Mayfield

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Dean Richards is joined by Altheida Mayfield, the wife of the late Curtis Mayfield, to talk about their book, Poetic License: In Poem and Song. They discuss the paralyzing injury to Curtis, and how he still wanted to keep his gift of music alive by creating a book with all of his memorable music, lyrics and message.

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