Black Anima

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W. W. Norton & Company, 1973 - Poetry - 116 pages
Black Anima is an extraordinary long poem by a gifted young writer whose work has been highly praised by, among others, W. H. Auden and John Ashbery. It is an odyssey which takes the reader from the Alamac Hotel on upper Broadway through the underground of contemporary Europe to Queen Nefertiti's Egypt and back in search of black identity.
 

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Contents

Section 1
11
Section 2
20
Section 3
24
Section 4
27
Section 5
69
Section 6
111
Section 7
Section 8
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N. J. Loftis was born in Chicago in 1943. He has an undergraduate degree from Fisk University and graduate degrees from Columbia University. He is now teaching at Hunter College, the City University of New York. Mr. Loftis' previous book is Exiles and Voyages (Black Market Press).

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