PoemsPaperback - 2017
"Smith ... confronts the tyranny against the black male body and the tenacious grief of mothers in her ... new collection. She writes an exhaustive lament for mothers of the 'dark magicians,' and revisits the devastating murder of Emmett Till. These dynamic sequences serve as a backdrop for present-day racial calamities and calls for resistance"--Amazon.com.
Publisher: Evanston, Illinois : TriQuarterly Books/Northwestern University Press, 2017.
Characteristics: 132 pages ; 22 cm