Tonight No Poetry Will Serve: Poems 2007-2010 (Hardcover)

Poems 2007-2010

By Adrienne Rich

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393079678, 80pp.

Publication Date: January 17, 2011



from "Ballade of the Poverties There's the poverty of wages wired for the funeral you Can't get to the poverty of bodies lying unburie There's the poverty of labor offered silently on the cur The poverty of yard sale scrapings sprea And rejected the poverty of eviction, wedding bed out on stree Prince let me tell you who will never learn through word There are poverties and there are poverties