The mythic community created within these poems is populated with larger-than-life characters: lovers, murderers, musicians, and muses. Winner of the Archibald Lampman Award for Poetry, Whylah Falls has inspired a drama, a stage play, and a feature film, One Heart Broken into Song. This Tenth Anniversary Edition includes "Apocrypha" - a section of previously unpublished poems - and an introduction by Clarke.
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Taken from the preface of the first edition of Clarke's [Whylah Falls]: Founded in 1783 by African-American Loyalists seeking Liberty, Justice and Beauty, Whylah Falls is a village in Jarvis County ... Read full review