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Long Rain

Lenard D. Moore, Guy Davenport (Introduction by)

Paperback

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Long Rain is an exquisite collection of five line poems (tanka) and short prose (haibun), organized around the elements: Earth, Wind, Fire and Water. Here, Moore expands on the rich history of African-American writers such as Richard Wright, Sonya Sanchez and James Emanuel, creating a masterful transformation of the Japanese tradition into a sharply observant and quietly defiant poetry of the Black experience in America.

Wet Cement Press, 9781732436992, 136pp.

Publication Date: November 15, 2021