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The Venus Hottentot: Poems

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4 out of 5
Based on 65 Ratings and 13 Reviews

Book Description
Elizabeth Alexander's highly praised first collection is available once again

I didn't want to write a poem that said "blackness
is," because we know better than anyone
that we are not one or ten or ten thousand things
Not one poem
-from "Today's News"

Originally published in 1990 to widespread acclaim, The Venus Hottentot introduces Elizabeth Alexander's vital poe... More
Book Information
PublisherGraywolf Press
BindingPaperback (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages64
ISBN-101555973922
ISBN-13978-1555973926
Publication Date01/01/2004
The Creators
About Elizabeth Alexander (Author) : Elizabeth Alexander is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Elizabeth Alexander include Little Pumpkin's Big Surprise!, Miss Crandall's School for Young Ladies & Little Misses ... more
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