Black + Blues (Paperback)

By Kamau Brathwaite

New Directions Publishing Corporation, 9780811213134, 70pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 1995



Kamau Brathwaite, who won the 1994 Neustadt International Prize for Literature, has revised his celebrated 1979 Casa de las Americas collection, Black + Blues, for its first edition by a U.S. publisher. A rich and beautiful collection, Black + Blues is cast in three parts - "Fragments", "Drought", and "Flowers".