The Other Side of the Postcard (Paperback)

The Other Side of the Postcard By Devorah Major (Editor) Cover Image
By Devorah Major (Editor)
$14.95

Description


In conjunction with the San Francisco Public Library, poet laureate devorah major made a public appeal for poems that explored the realities of people's lives in a city as tough and tragic as it is beautiful and exhilarating. This anthology collects the best of this poetry by celebrated writers, schoolchildren with fresh eyes, homeless people and students, perceptive elders and working people from every ethnicity and class. A cross section of the city's voices offers a passionately experienced response to the city, the nation and the world.

devorah major is an African American poet, novelist, essayist and teacher. Among her books are Brown Glass Windows, Open Weave, street smarts and Where River Meets Ocean.

About the Author


devorah major is an African-American poet, novelist, essayist, and teacher. She is the current Poet Laureate of San Francisco. Among her books Brown Glass Windows, Open Weave, street smarts, and Where River Meets Ocean.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781931404068
ISBN-10: 1931404062
Publisher: City Lights Books
Publication Date: May 1st, 2005
Pages: 216
Language: English