Princeton University Library Catalog

Midland [electronic resource] / Kwame Dawes.

Author:
Dawes, Kwame Senu Neville, 1962- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Athens : Ohio University Press, ©2001.
Description:
1 online resource (x, 93 pages)
Summary note:
The winning manuscript of the fourth annual Hollis Summers Poetry Prize is also the exciting American debut by a poet who has already established himself as an important international poetic voice. Midland, the seventh collection by Kwame Dawes, draws deeply on the poet's travels and experiences in Africa, the Caribbean, England, and the American South. Marked equally by a lushness of imagery, an urgency of tone, and a muscular rhythm, Midland, in the words of the final judge, Eavan Boland, is "a powerful testament of the complexity, pain, and enrichment of inheritance ... It is a compelling me.
Source of description:
Print version record.
Subject(s):
Caribbean poetry (English) [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780821440926 ((electronic bk.))
  • 0821440926 ((electronic bk.))
  • ((alk. paper))
  • ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
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