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04/04/2011

major-devorah-6 Bibliografia

Devorah Major


Traveling women, con Opal Palmer Adisa, (Juke Box Press 1989)
Street smarts,(Curbstone Press 1996, PEN Oakland/Josephine Miles Award)
With More Than Tongue (Creative Arts Book Company, 2003)
Where River Meets Ocean (San Francisco Poet Laureate Series) (City Lights Foundation Books, 2003)
The Other Side of the Postcard (City Lights Foundation Books, 2005)

Prosa

An Open Weave, (Seal Press 1995- First Novelist Award from the American Library Associations Black Caucus)
Brown Glass Windows, (Curbstone Press, 2002)

Discografia

fierce/love, audio cassetta (con Opal Palmer Adisa)


Her work has been published in several anthologies and magazines, including The Single Mother’s Companion, Practicing Angels, River Styx, Calalloo and Zyzzyva
Devorah Major è diventata la terza Poet Laureate di San Francisco (dopo Lawrence Ferlinghetti e Janice Mirikitani) nell’aprile del 2002. Apprezzata attrice ed ex ballerina, si avvicina alla poesia sia come arte di scrittura che di performance. Ha vinto il PEN Oakland Josephine Miles Award per Literary Excellence con la raccolta di poesie street smarts (Curbstone Press, 1997) e il premio Black Caucus dell’American Library Association First Novelist con il romanzo "An Open Weave" (Seal...