One Girl Babylon

One Girl Babylon

by Ruth Ellen Kocher
     
 

Poetry. African-American Studies. "This versatile poet blinks at nothing under thestars. Speaking and singing in the many voices and key signatures of poetry,our primal human language, Kocher shines and sheds visible and audiblelight" - Al Young.

Overview


Poetry. African-American Studies. "This versatile poet blinks at nothing under thestars. Speaking and singing in the many voices and key signatures of poetry,our primal human language, Kocher shines and sheds visible and audiblelight" - Al Young.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781930974333
Publisher:
New Issues Poetry & Prose, Western Michigan University
Publication date:
01/28/2003
Series:
New Issues Poetry and Prose Series
Pages:
73
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.75(h) x 0.31(d)

What People are saying about this

Al Young
“This versatile poet blinks at nothing under the stars. Speaking and singing in the many voices and key signatures of poetry, our primal human language, Ruth Ellen Kocher shines and sheds visible and audible light. And to darkness and ignorance, light is still spiritual Kryptonite.”

Meet the Author

RUTH ELLEN KOCHER is the author of One Girl Babylon, When the Moon Knows You’re Wandering, winner of the Green Rose Prize in Poetry; and Desdemona’s Fire, winner of the Naomi Long Madgett Poetry Award. Her work has appeared in various journals, including Ploughshares, Crab Orchard Review, Clackamas Literary Review, The Missouri Review, African American Review, The Gettysburg Review, and Antioch, among others. She lives in St. Louis, and teaches literature and writing at the University of Colorado.

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