The Resource Don't call us dead : poems, Danez Smith

Don't call us dead : poems, Danez Smith

Label
Don't call us dead : poems
Title
Don't call us dead
Title remainder
poems
Statement of responsibility
Danez Smith
Title variation
Do not call us dead
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Smith's unflinching poetry addresses race, class, sexuality, faith, social justice, mortality, and the challenges of living HIV positive at the intersection of black and queer identity. The collection opens with a heartrending sequence that imagines an afterlife for black men shot by police, a place where suspicion, violence, and grief are forgotten and replaced with the safety, love, and longevity they deserved on earth. "Dear White America," which Smith performed at the 2014 Rustbelt Midwest Region Poetry Slam, has as strong an impact on the page as it did on the spoken word stage. Smith's courage and hope amidst the struggle for unity in America will humble and uplift you
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Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Danez
Dewey number
811.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.M5748
LC item number
A6 2017
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American men
  • African American men
  • HIV-positive men
  • Gay men
  • Transgender people
  • Gay erotic poetry
  • Spoken word poetry
Target audience
adult
Label
Don't call us dead : poems, Danez Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
88 pages
Isbn
9781555977856
Isbn Type
;
Lccn
2017930111
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)965740795
  • 779562
  • (OCoLC)ocn965740795
  • 779562
Label
Don't call us dead : poems, Danez Smith
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
88 pages
Isbn
9781555977856
Isbn Type
;
Lccn
2017930111
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)965740795
  • 779562
  • (OCoLC)ocn965740795
  • 779562

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