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Wade in the water

Tracy K. Smith

Wade in the water

poems

by Tracy K. Smith

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American poetry

  • About the Edition

    A Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, using her signature voice--inquisitive, lyrical and wry--mulls over what it means to be a citizen, a mother and an artist in a culture arbitrated by wealth, men and violence, boldly tying America"s modern moment both to our nation"s fraught founding history and to a sense of the spirit, the everlasting.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 77-81).

    StatementTracy K. Smith
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3619.M5955 W33 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination83 pages
    Number of Pages83
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26954604M
    ISBN 101555978134
    ISBN 109781555978136
    LC Control Number2017951515
    OCLC/WorldCa988061502

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    Wade in the Water Tracy K. Smith. Graywolf, $24 (96p) ISBN More By and About This Author. ARTICLES. New Coronavirus Updates for the Book Biz. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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