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Unsettling America

an anthology of contemporary multicultural poetry

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Published by Penguin Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American poetry -- Minority authors,
    • Ethnic groups -- United States -- Poetry,
    • Minorities -- United States -- Poetry,
    • American poetry -- 20th century,
    • United States -- Race relations -- Poetry

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Maria Mazziotti Gillan and Jennifer Gillan.
      ContributionsGillan, Maria M., Gillan, Jennifer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS591.M54 U58 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxv, 406 p. ;
      Number of Pages406
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1077515M
      ISBN 100670851701, 014023778X
      LC Control Number94000722

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A multicultural array of poets explore what it is means to be American This powerful and moving collection of poems stretches across the boundaries of skin color, language, ethnicity, and religion to give voice to the lives and experiences of ethnic Americans.

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