BookMark: The River Is Rising by Patricia Jabbeh Wesley By ALYSE BENSEL • February 16, 2011 Related Program: WPSU's BookMark Tweet Share Google+ Email This week is our third book for Black History Month! A professor at Penn State's Altoona campus recently won a Liberian Award, recognizing her work as critic, professor, and poet. Hear more about her poetry in this review. Visit the author's website. Watch an episode of Pennsylvania Inside Out with Patricia Jabbeh Wesley. Learn more about The Liberian Awards.