For the Confederate Dead
The award-winning “lively and excellent collection” (Los Angeles Times) about the South and its legacy, about African-American griefs and passages, from the author of Jelly Roll and Black Maria, a poet who has “set himself apart from his peers with his supple, variable, blues-inflected lines” (Publishers Weekly).
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Ever influenced by jazz and the blues (see, for instance,Jelly Roll , a National Book Award nominee), Young leads us on journeys both real and imagined to produce his most ambitious book yet. (LJ 10/15/06) Read full review