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Pub Date: 04/17/2018

Pages: 100

Publisher: Alice James Books

Imprint: Alice James Books

ISBN 13: 9781938584749

ISBN 10: 1938584740

Price: / $20.99 CAN$15.95

Category: POETRY / American / African American


By Monica A. Hand, Monica A. Hand

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About the Book

Published posthumously, this powerful second collection is a raw dialogue about being black in today's society, exploring injustices survived by using a dream-like consciousness to take on multiple personas: DiVida, who wants to assimilate into the larger culture, and Sapphire, who refuses to follow at the expense of her self-actualization.

About the Book

Di-vida: a divided life. Poems from the American frontlines where black identities are swarmed, accruing different personas to survive.