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Taboo / Yusef Komunyakaa.

Authors: Komunyakaa, Yusef.
Call number: 811.54 KOM
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2004.
Publication date: 2004.
Subject: Blacks -- Poetry.
Series title: Komunyakaa, Yusef. Wishbone trilogy ; pt. 1.
Title: Taboo / Yusef Komunyakaa.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: viii, 132 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents note: Lingo -- Imhotep -- Aghribat al-Arab -- Henry the Navigator -- Other worlds -- Bacchanal -- Astraea's footnotes -- Queen Marie-Therèse & Nabo -- Lament & praise song -- Sunset in Surinam -- Monticello -- Unframing a triptych -- Captain Amasa Delano's dilemma -- Before the windows -- Double exposure -- King of the octave -- The price of blood -- The quadroon's masque ball -- Antebellum silhouettes -- Tobe's blues -- Othello's robe -- Jeanne Duval's confession -- Hagar's daughter -- Chiaroscuro -- Nude study -- Trueblood's blues -- Satchmo, USA -- Cante jondo -- The house -- To beauty -- Daddy Red -- Twilight seduction -- Homage to a bellhop -- Forgive & live -- Séance & shadowplay -- Lustration -- Lucumi -- Oil -- At the Red Sea -- In line at the bank -- Troubling the water -- Netherworlds -- Lingua franca -- The archivist -- Desecration -- Outside the Blue Nile.
ISBN: 0374291489 (hardcover : alk. paper)
LCCN: 2003026176
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|972911
Bib No.: 972911

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