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Thrall : poems /

By unflinchingly charting the intersections of public and personal history, Thrall explores the historical, cultural, and social forces-across time and space-that determine the roles consigned to a mixed-race daughter and her white father. In a vivid series of poems about interracial marriage... Full description

Main Author: Trethewey, Natasha D., 1966-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012
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Contents: Miracle of the black leg -- On captivity -- Taxonomy -- De Español y de India Produce Mestiso -- De Español y Negra Produce Mulato -- De Español y Mestiza Produce Castiza -- The Book of Castas -- Kitchen Maid with Supper at Emmaus; or, The Mulata -- Knowledge -- The Americans -- Dr. Samuel Adolphus Cartwright on Dissecting the White Negro, 1851 -- Blood -- Help, 1968 -- Mano Prieta -- De Español y Negra; Mulata -- Mythology -- Nostos -- Questions Posed by the Dream -- Siren -- Geography -- Torna Atrás -- Bird in the House -- Artifact -- Fouled -- Rotation -- Thrall -- Calling -- Enlightenment -- How the Past Comes Back -- On Happiness -- Vespertina Cognitio -- Illumination.
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