Quilting the Black-Eyed Pea: Poems and Not Quite Poems
A resonant, powerful collection from one of America’s preeminent poets.
In Quilting the Black-Eyed Pea, Nikki Giovanni turns her pen to nature and the environment, the might and grace of women, her battle with cancer, the relationships between mothers and daughters, the state of the nation, and more.
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Quilting the black-eyed pea: poems and not quite poemsUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Particularly in light of the recent deaths of June Jordan and Gwendolyn Brooks, readers might well look to Giovanni as spokeswoman for the black experience. And, at times, she captures it ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - greeniezona - LibraryThing
I had to buy this book for the title poem. Which I have an mp3 of Nikki Giovanni reading at some college years ago and is so very very perfect. Read full review