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Poems from prison.

Etheridge Knight

Poems from prison.

by Etheridge Knight

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Published by Broadside Press in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Imprisonment -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPreface by Gwendolyn Brooks.
    GenrePoetry.
    SeriesBroadside poets
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3561.N45 P6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31 p.
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5614025M
    LC Control Number68022139

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In prison. without being accused. or reach your family. or have a family You have. conscience. heart trouble Her first book of poems, Dream Barker and Other Poems, won the Yale Series of Younger Poets Award in She is the author of over a dozen collections of poetry, including.

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Etheridge Knight was born in Corinth, Mississippi. He dropped out of high school while still a teenager and joined the army to serve in the Korea war. Wounded by shrapnel during the conflict, he returned to civilian life with an injury that led to drug addiction. Knight was convicted of robbery in and served eight years in the Indiana State Prison.

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