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Title Understanding Etheridge Knight / Michael S. Collins.
Author Collins, Michael S., 1959- author.
Publication Columbia : University of South Carolina Press, [2012]
Copyright date ©2012
Description x, 160 pages ; 24 cm.
Call # 811 KNIGHT C
Series Understanding contemporary American literature
Understanding contemporary American literature.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-156) and index.
Summary "Investigates the life and works of Etheridge Knight (1931-1991), one of the foremost American poets in the black oral tradition"--Provided by publisher.
Contents Introduction: Knight's resurrections -- Knight in the Aleascape -- Black voices from prison -- Belly song and other poems -- Born of a woman: new and selected poems -- The essential Etheridge Knight.
Subject Knight, Etheridge, 1931-1991 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Poets, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
African American poets -- Biography.
ISBN 9781611170665 (hardback)
1611170664 (hardback)

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