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Avalanche : poems

Author: Quincy Troupe
Publisher: Minneapolis : Coffee House Press ; St. Paul, Minn. : Consortium Book Sales & Distribution [distributor], ©1996.
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A collection of poems in which award-winning African-American poet Quincy Troupe explores the sacred and the everyday.
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Troupe, Quincy.
Avalanche.
Minneapolis : Coffee House Press ; St. Paul, Minn. : Consortium Book Sales & Distribution [distributor], ©1996
(OCoLC)603831033
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Quincy Troupe
ISBN: 1566890454 9781566890458 1566890446 9781566890441
OCLC Number: 34281518
Description: 126 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The Sound, Breaking Away --
Embryo #2 --
Old Black Ladies Standing on Bus Stop Corners #2 --
Snake-Back Solo #2 --
Watch Out for Sound Bites & Spin Doctors --
A Response to All You "Angry White Males" --
Eye Change Dreams --
Slippin' & Slidin' Over Syllables for Fun --
A Poem for "Magic" --
& Syllables Grow Wings There --
Looking at Both Sides of a Question --
One for Charlie Mingus --
Reflections --
Collage --
Avalanche --
Poem for Friends --
"Minnesota Nice" --
Let's Say You Are Who --
The Old People Speak of Death --
Conjuring Against Alien Spirits --
The Absoluteness of Seconds --
For Malcolm, Who Walks in the Eyes of Our Children --
Poem for My Father --
Male Springtime Ritual --
Poem in Search of a Common Genetic --
Untitled --
1994 Winter Olympic Hype --
Firestorm --
Still Life in a Doorway in Seattle --
Chuckanut Drive, South of Bellingham, Washington --
San Juan Island Image --
Taos, New Mexico, Image & Myth --
Back to the Dream Time --
At the Edge --
La Jolla --
The Flip Side of Time --
Flight --
Stillness --
Birth Form: Tercetina --
The View from Skates in Berkeley --
This One's for You, Jose.
Responsibility: by Quincy Troupe ; art by José Bedia.

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A collection of poems in which award-winning African-American poet Quincy Troupe explores the sacred and the everyday.

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