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. http://www.anb.org/articles/home.html.
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, Vol.
, 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...
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Morrison, Toni. “Recitatif”. Confirmation: An Anthology of African-American Women, edited by Amiri Baraka and Amina Baraka, Morrow, 1983, pp. 243-61.