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Olio / Tyehimba Jess.

Jess, Tyehimba, author. (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette 811.6 JES (Text) 31951004106834 Main Floor - New Arrivals Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781940696225
  • ISBN: 1940696224
  • ISBN: 9781940696201
  • ISBN: 1940696208
  • Physical Description: 235 pages : illustrations ; 27cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Seattle : Wave Books, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 228-230)
Summary, etc.: "Part fact, part fiction, Tyehimba Jess's much anticipated second book weaves sonnet, song, and narrative to examine the lives of mostly unrecorded African American performers directly before and after the Civil War up to World War I. Olio is an effort to understand how they met, resisted, complicated, co-opted, and sometimes defeated attempts to minstrelize them,"
Subject: American poetry.
Genre: Poetry.

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