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Angles of ascent : a Norton anthology of contemporary African American poetry

@inproceedings{Rowell2013AnglesOA,
  title={Angles of ascent : a Norton anthology of contemporary African American poetry},
  author={C. H. Rowell},
  year={2013}
}
  • C. H. Rowell
  • Published 2013
  • Art
  • This is not just another poetry anthology. It is a gathering of poems that demonstrate what happens when writers in a marginalized community collectively turn from dedicating their writing to political, social, and economic struggles, and instead devote themselves to the art of their poems and to the ideas they embody. These poets bear witness to the interior landscapes of their own individual selves or examine the private or personal worlds of invented personae and, therefore, of human beings… CONTINUE READING
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