In 1983 TM
's only short story, Recitatif, appeared in Confirmation: An Anthology of African American Women, edited by Imamu Amiri Baraka
(also known as LeRoi Jones
) and Amina Baraka
Furman, Jan. Toni Morrison’s Fiction. University of South Carolina Press, 1996.
As in other texts, Rich's concerns here are significantly though not exclusively feminist. The first poem in the book, Orion, addresses the well-known hunter constellation as my fierce half-brother: he burns for all...
spoke, along with Maya Angelou
, Amiri Imamu
, and the French ambassador, at the funeral of writer James Baldwin
at the Cathedral of St John the Divine in New York.
American National Biography.
Theme or Topic Treated in Text
This book collects ten years of forewords, personal statements, and reviews,
Burt, Stephen. “No scene could be worse”. London Review of Books, No. 3, pp. 29 -30.
in which Rich continues to tease out the complex negotiations between art and social justice, the ways in which writers have shaped (or...