Poems by Martin Carter

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Macmillan Caribbean, Sep 30, 2006 - Poetry - 109 pages
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As a young socialist in the colony of British Guiana, Martin Carter wrote strong, vigorous poems that connect powerfully with the reader, that fire the spirit, are impossible to forget, and live on in the culture of the Caribbean. A committed freedom fighter for his people, Carter was known as the Poet of Resistance, and today is recognized as one of the great poets of the region, if not the world.

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1950s
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Collect
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Letter 2
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About the author (2006)

Stewart Brown is a poet and critic who teaches African and Caribbean literature at the Centre of West African Studies, University of Birmingham. Mark McWatt, a Guyanese poet and critic, is currently Professor of West Indian Literature in the Department of English at the University of the West Indies
in Barbados.

Ian MacDonald was a songwriter, a record producer, and the author of "The Beatles at No. 1," "The New Shostakovich," and "The People's Music," He died in 2003.

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