A lively and timely biography of an African American poet and children's writer who also served as Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets.Another poem from Next, athe message of fred clifton, a also maintains the point of view of the deceased: ai rise. ... The lack of date suggests that the poem is set on the brink of death, when the man about to die seizes aa box of stars / for my living wifea (Next 65). ... Next was published in 1987, three years after Freda#39;s death and too soon to establish distance from it. ... One is an anniversary poem, all/10 again, a which is a philosophical playing with the concepts of light, radiance, andanbsp;...
|Author||:||Mary Jane Lupton|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2006-01-01|