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Author: Bernard Farai Matambo; Kwame Senu Neville Dawes
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2018]
Series: African poetry book series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Poetry : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Winner of the Sillerman First Book Prize for African Poets, Zimbabwean writer Bernard Farai Matambo's poems in Stray favour a prose-shaped line as they uncover the contradictory impulses in search of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Matambo, Bernard Farai.
Stray.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2018]
(DLC) 2017043648
(OCoLC)1008762864
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Farai Matambo; Kwame Senu Neville Dawes
ISBN: 9781496207791 1496207793
OCLC Number: 1020789949
Description: 1 online resource (pages).
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Foreword; /; Preamble to Stray; All the Merry Hills; In the Name of the Tongue; In the Name of the Father; Holy Ghost; Catechism; Ota Benga Returns to the Congo; //; You Donâ#x80;#x99;t Want the Light to Find Out What Youâ#x80;#x99;ve Done; Diallo; We Must Return; The Last Time I Saw Annamore Tsonga; ///; Preamble to Fever; The Cunning; It Came to Pass; A Town on the Frontier; Feasts for the Blind; Farther Inland; Far Country; My Dear Menshevik; As a Moonflower Curious of the Night; A Hunger; The City; ////; Preamble to In the Case Regarding My Brother. Requiem: In the Case Regarding My Brother////; Mugarandega; In the Throat of the Heavenâ#x80;#x99;s Guide; Acknowledgments; Note.
Series Title: African poetry book series.
Other Titles: Poems.
Responsibility: Bernard Farai Matambo ; foreword by Kwame Dawes.

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