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New Caribbean poetry

New Caribbean poetry

an anthology

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Published by Carcanet in Manchester [England] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Caribbean poetry (English).

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Statementedited by Kei Miller.
    ContributionsMiller, Kei.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9205.6 .N49 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 158 p. ;
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22753709M
    ISBN 101857549414
    ISBN 109781857549416

    The Poetry of Derek Walcott (selected by Glyn Maxwell), Farrar, Straus & Giroux, Contributor of poems to numerous periodicals, including New Statesman, London Magazine, Encounter, Evergreen Review, Caribbean Quarterly, Tamarack Review, and Bim.   Caribbean poetry has a highly auditory quality to it, even as it lives on the page. When a scholar scours the internet though, it can prove to be quite difficult to find authentic readings of Caribbean poetry. However, there is no shortage of white voices offering up their take on how Caribbean poetry/music should : Barbara Cheadle.


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