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Author Sanchez, Sonia, 1934-

Title Homegirls & handgrenades / Sonia Sanchez.

Imprint Buffalo, N.Y. : White Pine Press, ©2007.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  PS3569.A468 H64 2007    Available  ---
Edition 1st ed.
Description 89 pages ; 23 cm
Note Poems.
"Published originally by Thunder's Mouth Press"--Title page verso.
Contents The power of love -- Poem no. 10 -- Welcome home, my prince -- After the fifth day -- Haiku -- Story -- Haiku -- "Just don't never give up on love" -- Blues is bullets -- After reading Wright's "American hunger" -- Blues -- Norma -- Depression -- Ballad -- To all brothers : from all sisters -- Poem no. 12 -- A song -- After Saturday night comes Sunday -- Beyond the fallout -- Bluebirdbluebird -- Haiku -- I have walked a long time -- Kaleidoscope -- On passing thru Morgantown, Pa. -- Masks -- ON seeing a pacifist burn -- Traveling on an Amtrak train could humanize you -- Grenades are not free -- Bubba -- A poem for Jesse -- Reflections on Margaret Walker -- Haiku -- A letter to Ezekiel Mphahlele -- Reflections after the June 12th March for Disarmament -- A letter to Dr. Martin Luther King -- MIAs.
Summary A collection of poetry by activist, scholar, and American Book Award-winning writer Sonia Sanchez in which she discusses the pain and beauty inherent in her role as an African-American woman and her struggle for peace.
Awards American Book Award.
Subject African American women -- Poetry.
African Americans -- Poetry.
African American women.
African Americans.
Genre/Form Poetry.
Added Author White Pine Press, publisher.
Added Title Homegirls and handgrenades
Other Form: Online version: Sanchez, Sonia, 1934- Homegirls & handgrenades. 1st ed. Buffalo, N.Y. : White Pine Press, ©2007 (OCoLC)647113466
ISBN 9781893996809
9781935210795 (pbk.)
1935210793 (pbk.)