St. Paul, MN: Graywolf Press, 2005. Paperback. 93 pp. Octavo. Illustrated covers with black spine. as NEW. Item #15779
In her fourth remarkable collection, Elizabeth Alexander voices the outcries, dreams, and histories of an African American tradition that goes back to the rebellion on the slave schooner Amistad and to the artists' canvases of nineteenth-century America. In persona poems Sublime is a vivid and varied collection and it affirms her place as one of America's most lively and gifted writers.