Selected Works of Angelina Weld Grimki'A

Selected Works of Angelina Weld Grimki'A

by Angelina Weld Grimke, Carolivia Herron
     
 

Centered around the themes of death, women as objects of desire, lost love, motherhood, and children, the poems in this selection offer insight into the work of this well-known abolitionist and advocate of women's rights. Including Grimke's prose and drama, which often focus on lynching, this volume sheds new light on a perspective characterized by the

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Centered around the themes of death, women as objects of desire, lost love, motherhood, and children, the poems in this selection offer insight into the work of this well-known abolitionist and advocate of women's rights. Including Grimke's prose and drama, which often focus on lynching, this volume sheds new light on a perspective characterized by the African-American experience of racial pride and the reaction against racists acts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195061994
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
04/28/1991
Series:
Schomburg Library of Nineteenth-Century Black Women Writers Series
Pages:
496
Product dimensions:
4.88(w) x 6.81(h) x 1.55(d)

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