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Brutal imagination : poems / Cornelius Eady.

Author/Creator:
Eady, Cornelius, 1954-
Publication:
New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2001.
Format/Description:
Book
[14], 108, [6] pages ; 22 cm
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Subjects:
African Americans -- Poetry.
Race awareness -- Poetry.
Race relations -- Poetry.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Contents:
Brutal Imagination. 1. How I Got Born; My Heart; Who Am I?; Sightings; My Face; Susan Smith's Police Report; Where Am I?; The Lake; The Law; Why I am Not a Woman; One True Thing; Composite; Charles Stuart in the Hospital. 2. Uncle Tom in Heaven; Uncle Ben Watches the Local News; Jemima's Do-Rag; Buckwheat's Lament; Stepin Fetchit Reads the Paper. 3. The Unsigned Confession of Mr. Zeno; What I'm Made Of; What the Sheriff Suspects; Next of Kin; What is Known about the Abductor; Interrogation; My Eyes; What Isn't Known about the Abductor; Press Conference; Sympathy; Confession. 4. Birthing
The Running Man Poems. When He Left; Hold the Line; The Train; Piss; Armor; Mamie; Failure; Home; Miss Look's Dream; Baby Sister & the Radio; My Sister Makes Me Up While I Sleep; First Crimes; Liar; Sex; Revenge; What I Do; Replaced; Truth; What Happened; Gossip/Denial; Hunger; Denouncement; Running Man.
Notes:
"A Marian Wood book."
"Book design by Judith Stagnitto Abbate/Abbate Design."
Title page printed horizontally.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
2001
Contributor:
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0399147187 (alk. paper)
0399147209 (pbk. : alk. paper) :
OCLC:
44969493