A reference offering entries on 168 women writers of African-American descent writing in all forms includes autobiography, poetry, children's literature, and criticism.The oldest of seven children raised in a single-parent home, Davenport credits the guidance received from her beloved teacher, ... (lesbian, feminist, African American) because of what has been described as the a#39;a#39;bitter tonea#39;a#39; of her poetry ( Montgomery 156). ... Managia Il Touna aamp; Bebi La Pioggia (Italian translation of eat thunder aamp; drink rain (1988), Voodoo Chile: Slight Return (1991), The ... In addition, her poems have been published in Black American Literature Forum and Callaloo.
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of African American Women Writers|
|Author||:||Yolanda Williams Page|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2007-01-01|