Lucille Clifton - December 2, 1998

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UA Poetry Center

Reading Series
Location
Modern Languages Auditorium
Lucille Clifton
Lucille Clifton reads poems spanning two decades of work.
Tracks
Track Title
Introduction
Description
By Alison Hawthorne Deming; recording begins mid-sentence.
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Opening Remarks and excerpt from "For My People"
Description
by Margaret Walker
Citation
Walker, Margaret. "For My People." This Is My Century: New and Collected Poems. Athens: The University of Georgia Press, 1989.
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"jasper texas 1998"
Description
Differs from published version.
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. Blessing the Boats: New and Selected Poems 1988-2000. Rochester, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 2000.
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"moonchild"
Description
Differs from published version.
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. Blessing the Boats: New and Selected Poems 1988-2000. Rochester, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 2000.
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"the times"
Description
Differs slightly from published version.
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. Blessing the Boats: New and Selected Poems 1988-2000. Rochester, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 2000.
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"study the masters"
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. Blessing the Boats: New and Selected Poems 1988-2000. Rochester, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 2000.
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"lumpectomy eve"
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. The Terrible Stories. Brockport, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 1996.
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"1994"
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. The Terrible Stories. Brockport, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 1996.
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"dialysis"
Description
Differs from published version.
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. Blessing the Boats: New and Selected Poems 1988-2000. Rochester, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 2000.
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"donor"
Description
Differs from published version.
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. Blessing the Boats: New and Selected Poems 1988-2000. Rochester, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 2000.
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"slaveships"
Description
Differs slightly from published version.
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. The Terrible Stories. Brockport, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 1996.
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"auction street"
Description
Differs slightly from published version.
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. The Terrible Stories. Brockport, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 1996.
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"son of jesse"
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. The Terrible Stories. Brockport, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 1996.
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"david has slain his ten thousands"
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. The Terrible Stories. Brockport, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 1996.
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"enemies"
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. The Terrible Stories. Brockport, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 1996.
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"beloved"
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. The Terrible Stories. Brockport, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 1996.
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"bathsheba"
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. The Terrible Stories. Brockport, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 1996.
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"oh absolam my son my son"
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. The Terrible Stories. Brockport, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 1996.
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"what manner of man"
Description
Differs slightly from published version.
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. The Terrible Stories. Brockport, NY: BOA Editions, Ltd., 1996.
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"sonora desert poem"
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. two-headed woman. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1980.
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"homage to my hips"
Description
Differs slightly from published version.
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. two-headed woman. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1980.
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"won't you celebrate with me..."
Citation
Clifton, Lucille. The Book of Light. Port Townsend, WA: Copper Canyon Press, 1993.
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Image
Lucille Clifton and Lois Shelton
Photographer
Alison Hawthorne Deming
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Image
Lucille Clifton
Photographer
Alison Hawthorne Deming
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