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For New Orleans & other poems

For New Orleans & other poems

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Published by Bayeux Arts in Calgary .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Poetry.,
  • American poetry -- 21st century.,
  • New Orleans (La.) -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titles"For New Orleans" and other poems, For New Orleans
    Statementedited by Ashis Gupta.
    GenrePoetry.
    ContributionsGupta, Ashis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS595.H87 F67 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 103 p. ;
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22850114M
    ISBN 109781896209753
    LC Control Number2008360885
    OCLC/WorldCa190812671

    LadyFest New Orleans Literary Readings. likes. Each November, as part of the women's arts festival LadyFest New Orleans, a group of women come together to perform poetry, fiction, and literary ers:   In “New Orleans Mon Amour,” he writes, “The peculiar virtue of New Orleans, like St. Theresa, may be that of the Little Way, a talent for everyday life rather than the heroic deed.” As Steve pointed out in the beginning, this book can be read as being about a .

      Happy birthday, New Orleans! We got you these books (the first book of poems published by African-Americans in the U.S.), to essays about .   That is, the poor have gotten “black faces in white places”: “Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was sentenced to 10 years in prison for bribery, money laundering and other corruption that spanned his two terms as mayor—including the chaotic years after Hurricane Katrina hit in ” (Kevin McGill, “10 year sentence for ex-New.

    Reviews. Yet, Second Line Home: New Orleans Poems is not only about Hurricane Katrina, even though it permeates much of the collection, it is also about community, family, faith, food, and ultimately, God's grace Mona Lisa Saloy is a poetic voice for New Orleans. — Julie E. Hudson, Nola Diaspora, October Mona Lisa Saloy’s refreshing, “Second Line Home” () is a poetic memoir. About Poems for New Orleans. The indomitable spirit of the people of New Orleans is the focus of this powerful suite of poems by counterculture icon Ed Sanders. The book begins with a series of vivid evocations of key events and personalities in the city’s history, then brings this colorful legacy into the present with the harrowing force of Hurricane Katrina.


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