Lucille Clifton was an American poet, writer, and educator from Buffalo, New York
. From 1979 ... tautness, simple language … tributes to blackness, [and]
celebrations of women", which are...
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writer and educator from Buffalo, New York. From 1979–1985 she was Poet ...
A prolific and widely respected poet, Lucille Clifton's work emphasizes ... Times
Book Review that Clifton "recalls for us those bare places we have all waited as ...
Lucille Clifton was born in Depew, New York, on June 27, 1936. Her first book of
poems, Good Times (Random House, 1969), was rated one of the best books of ...
Oct 11, 2012 ... A new book, “The Collected Poems of Lucille Clifton, 1965-2010,” gathers all the
poems that Clifton published in book form in her lifetime, and ...
35 quotes from Lucille Clifton: 'You might as well answer the door, my child, the ...
that I catch in my hair like strong fingers like all my old promises and it will be
hard to let ... Poetry and art are not about answers to me; they are about
Feb 17, 2010 ... Like psalms, koans, and old folks' proverbs, Clifton's poems invite ... was lying in
the middle of her kitchen floor with her children all about her.
Editorial Reviews. Review. “From the earliest poems collected here, we see the
familial merged ... The Collected Poems of Lucille Clifton 1965–2010 combines
all eleven of Lucille Clifton's published collections with more than fifty previously
Feb 28, 2010 ... Read and hear more poetry by Lucille Clifton. As a girl growing up ... without
stopping and i smiled all the time i was doing it. it was a holocaust ...
Apr 30, 2010 ... I've chosen three of my favorite Lucille Clifton poems here (which wasn't easy).
Please ... all the women who could have known me, where in ...