Год издания: 2004
Количество страниц: 232
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Book DescriptionWidely acclaimed for her powerful explorations of race, womanhood, spirituality, and mortality, poet Lucille Clifton has published ten volumes of poems since 1969 and has received numerous accolades for her work, including the 2000 National Book Award for Blessing the Boats. Her verse is featured in almost every anthology of contemporary poetry, and her readings draw large and enthusiastic audiences. Although Clifton?s poetry is a pleasure to read, it is neither as simple nor as blithely celebratory as readers sometimes assume. The bursts of joy found in her polished, elegant lines are frequently set against a backdrop of regret and sorrow. Alternately consoling, stimulating, and emotionally devastating, Clifton?s poems are unforgettable. In Wild Blessings, Hilary Holladay offers the first full-length study of Clifton?s poetry, drawing on a broad knowledge of the American poetic tradition and African American poetry in particular. Holladay places...