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Poetry is like bread

Dorothy Livesay

Poetry is like bread

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Published by Colophon Books in Vancouver .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDorothy Livesay.
ContributionsRimmer, Jim., Pie Tree Press & Typefoundry.
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL21237889M
ISBN 10091922363X


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These are poets -- which include political activists, revolutionaries, guerilla combatants, and ordinary working people from around the world -- whose works are united in a desire for a world where human needs are met and justice is pursued/5. Poetry Like Bread contains poems by nearly forty poets published by the Curbstone Press during the last twenty years.

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Poetry Like Bread (Old Edition) Martin Espada Editor Curbstone Press $ (0p) ISBN Buy this book Espada, himself a teacher and poet, has gathered the works of 33 poets. POETRY LIKE BREAD Is For Everyone A Companion for Readers © Hugh Blumenfeld/Curbstone Press by Hugh Blumenfeld.

This companion to the first edition of Poetry Like Bread was published by Curbstone Press as a pamphlet and distributed to Barnes & Noble Bookstores and to schools nationwide.

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Their Poetry is like bread book with everyday political and economic realities is as direct as a newspaper, their language as. Review of Poetry Like Bread "Strength and integrity unify these writers as they speak passionately on issues common to all countries."-Publishers Weekly "The poems here are full of surprises, grand themes grounded in the painful and triumphant particulars of each poet's life."-The Nation "These are poems not so much of witness and survival as.

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Used with the permission of Northwestern University Press. Born in in El Salvador, Roque Dalton was the author of. He is the author of more than a dozen collections of poetry and several books of essays, the translator of Puerto Rican poet Clemente Soto Vélez, and the editor of influential anthologies such as El Coro () and Poetry Like Bread ().Espada was born in Brooklyn, New York.

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