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Big Towns, Big
Poems by Patricia Smith
writes: "Big Towns, Big Talk has a bluesy musical thread
running through it, and the poems beg to be read aloud. If I could
visit everyone to read them personally, I would."
Towns, Big Talk is like witnessing the blues tugging at
the heart; it shows how we can obtain insight into the lives
of everyday people."|
at the height of her craft when examining her roots and the
dimensions of what it means to be black, female and
middle-class in this white culture."
The Boston Phoenix
poems are blessings that move like white light through your
- American Book