Centered around the themes of death, women as objects of desire, lost love, motherhood, and children, the poems in this selection offer insight into the work of this well-known abolitionist and advocate of women's rights. Including Grimke's prose and drama, which often focus on lynching, this volume sheds new light on a perspective characterized by the African-American experience of racial pride and the reaction against racists acts.Within the window, and just below the sill, is a shelf upon which are a few potted plants . Between the window and the door is a bookcase full of books and above it, hanging on the wall, a simply framed, inexpensive copy of Milleta#39;s aquot;Theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Selected Works of Angelina Weld Grimké|
|Author||:||Angelina Weld Grimké|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press on Demand - 1991|