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  • 73 Pages
  • 1.74 MB
  • English
University of Massachusetts Press , Amherst
Southern States -- Po


Southern S

StatementRebecca Black.
LC ClassificationsPS3602.L32524 C68 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 73 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3301084M
ISBN 10155849491X
LC Control Number2004030707

Cottonlandia is a book steeped in the past, but whose time is now."―Kevin Young About the Author. A former Wallace Stegner and NEA fellow, Rebecca Black is an assistant professor in the MFA program at the University of North Carolina, Greensboro.

Inshe was a Fulbright scholar at the Seamus Heaney Center for Poetry in Belfast, Northern 5/5(3). Cottonlandia is a book steeped in the past, but whose time is now."—Kevin Young. Author. A former Wallace Stegner and NEA fellow, Cottonlandia book Black is an assistant professor in the MFA program at the University of North Carolina, Greensboro.

Inshe was a Fulbright scholar at the Seamus Heaney Center for Poetry in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

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This painting is supported in part by funding from the Mississippi Arts Commission, through the. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Exhibition catalog by David H. Dye and Camille Wharey." Papers of an archaeological conference held at the Cottonlandia Museum in Greenwood, Miss., Sept.

Rebecca black. Rebecca Black’s first book, “Cottonlandia,” won a Juniper Prize from the University of Massachusetts Press.“Hers is a poetry full of promise and pain, migrating from Otis Redding to nanotechnology, “ writes New Yorker poetry editor Kevin Young.

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He turns over a. Rebecca Black was raised in Albany, Georgia. Her first book of poems, Cottonlandia (), won the University of Massachusetts Press Juniper Prize. She received a BA in Art History and English from Tulane University, and an MFA from Indiana University.

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She wrote the acclaimed poetry book, HARM from Omnidawn Publishing () and the poetry collection The Naturalist (Anchiote Press, ). A native of Washington State, she was an admired Assistant Professor of English at Pomona College in Claremont, CA.

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