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Lot's Daughter

Lot's Daughter

by Opal Moore
     
 

Chronicles the migration of African Americans from the echoing expanses of Mississippi to the hustle of Chicago life. Chicago-native Opal Moore's poems speak of long-ago ancestors whose presence resonates through time, life, and love. Noted for her graceful wordsmithing, Moore tells of the transgressions of transplantation with heart-wrenching honesty and skill.

Overview

Chronicles the migration of African Americans from the echoing expanses of Mississippi to the hustle of Chicago life. Chicago-native Opal Moore's poems speak of long-ago ancestors whose presence resonates through time, life, and love. Noted for her graceful wordsmithing, Moore tells of the transgressions of transplantation with heart-wrenching honesty and skill.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780883782484
Publisher:
Third World Press
Publication date:
07/28/2004
Pages:
99
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

Opal Moore is an associate professor and chair of the department of English at Spelman College. Her fiction and poetry has appeared in numerous publications, including "Callaloo Magazine," "Connecticut Review," and "Homeplaces: Stories of the South by Women Writers."

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