Poems of indignation

revisiting 20th century civil rights and Black awareness movements
  • 63 Pages
  • 2.84 MB
  • English
NorthLight Publishing , Richmond, Va
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Virginia -- Poetry, Blacks -- Race identity -- Virginia -- Poetry, Civil rights -- Virginia -- Poetry, Protest poetry, American -- Vir
Statementas viewed by LaVerne Byrd Smith.
LC ClassificationsPS3569.M537583 P64 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 63 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16316271M
LC Control Number2007540636

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She studied at Howard University, before transferring to SUNY Fredonia, near her hometown. She was discovered as a poet by Langston Hughes (via friend Ishmael Reed, who shared her poems), and Hughes published Clifton's poetry in his highly influential anthology, The Poetry of the Negro ().

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