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Teahouse of the Almighty / Edition 1

by Patricia Smith
     
 

ISBN-10: 1566891930

ISBN-13: 9781566891936

Pub. Date: 09/01/2006

Publisher: Coffee House Press

A National Poetry Series winner, chosen by Edward Sanders.

“What power. Smith’s poetry is all poetry. And visceral. Her poems get under the skin of their subjects. Their passion and empathy, their real worldliness, are blockbuster.”—Marvin Bell

“I was weeping for the beauty of poetry when I reached the end of the

Overview

A National Poetry Series winner, chosen by Edward Sanders.

“What power. Smith’s poetry is all poetry. And visceral. Her poems get under the skin of their subjects. Their passion and empathy, their real worldliness, are blockbuster.”—Marvin Bell

“I was weeping for the beauty of poetry when I reached the end of the final poem.”—Edward Sanders, National Poetry Series judge

From Lollapalooza to Carnegie Hall, Patricia Smith has taken the stage as this nation’s premier performance poet. Featured in the film Slamnation and on the HBO series Def Poetry Jam, Smith is back with her first book in over a decade—a National Poetry Series winner weaving passionate, bluesy narratives into an empowering, finely tuned cele-bration of poetry’s liberating power.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781566891936
Publisher:
Coffee House Press
Publication date:
09/01/2006
Series:
The National Poetry Series
Pages:
114
Sales rank:
683,945
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.30(d)

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