Rainbow Darkness
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Rainbow Darkness

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"Rainbow Darkness: An Anthology of African American Poetry" gathers
poems by a range of established and newer African American poets
including Jeff Allen, Wanda Coleman, C. S. Giscombe, Terrance Hayes,
Kim Hunter, Honorée Jeffers, Nathaniel Mackey, Harryette Mullen,
Mendi Lewis Obadike, Reginald Shepherd, Timothy Siebles, Evie
Shockley, Lorenzo Thomas, Natasha Trethewey, Anthony Walton, Crystal
Williams, and Tyrone Williams, and essays by Herman Beavers, Aldon
Nielsen, Kathy Lou Schultz, Evie Shockley, and Lorenzo Thomas.
The anthology grew from poems and talks presented at Marjorie Cook
Conference on Diversity in African American Poetry held at Miami
University in September 2003. The anthology hopes to extend the
conversations that took place at the conference to another, larger
audience. "Rainbow Darkness" is edited by Keith Tuma, author of "Fishing By Obstinate Isles: Modern and Postmodern British Poetry and American


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