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Magical Negro

Morgan Parker

Magical Negro is an archive of Black everydayness, a catalog of contemporary folk heroes, an ethnography of ancestral grief, and an inventory of figureheads, idioms, and customs. These American poems are both elegy and jive, joke and declaration, songs of congregation and self-conception. They connect themes of loneliness, displacement, grief, ance...
Publish Date
2019
February 5
Goodreads rating
4.33
ISBN
9781947793187
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