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Shake loose my skin: new and selected poems

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An extraordinary retrospective covering over thirty years of work, From a leading writer of the Black Arts Movement and the American Poetry Society's 2018 Wallace Stevens Award-winner. Shake Loose My Skin is a stunning testament to the literary, sensual, and political powers of the award-winning Sonia Sanchez.
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display_description Presents more than fifty poems by Black Arts Movement writer Sonia Sanchez, including original works as well as poems from her collections "I've Been a Woman," "Homegirls and Handgrenades," "Under a Soprano Sky," "Wounded in the House of a Friend," "Does Your House Have Lions?" and "Like the Singing Coming off the Drums."
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subject_facet African American women -- Poetry, African Americans -- Poetry
title_display Shake loose my skin : new and selected poems
title_full Shake Loose My Skin New and Selected Poems, Shake loose my skin : new and selected poems / Sonia Sanchez
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