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Title There's a revolution outside, my love : letters from a crisis / edited by Tracy K. Smith and John Freeman.
Publication Info. New York : Vintage Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, 2021.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Lobby Non-Fiction    IN LIBRARY
Description xvii, 299 pages ; 21 cm
Contents Preface / by Tracy K. Smith -- Salutation in search of / Patricia Smith -- Learning from the ghosts of the Civil War / Randall Kenan -- Mourning / Edwidge Danticat -- Why the rebellion had to begin here / Su Hwang -- On the complex flavors of Black joy / Michael Kleber-Diggs -- Letter from fault lines of Midwestern racism / Amaud Jamaul Johnson -- I cannot stop: a response to the murder of George Floyd / Layli Long Soldier -- Be safe out there (and other American delusions, rhetorical and otherwise) / Sofian Merabet -- I hated that I had to see your face through plexiglass / Nyle Fort -- Let these protests bring light to America / Daniel Peňa -- Letters from a Seattle protest / Claudia Castro Luna -- Finding justice in the streets / Pitchaya Sudbanthad -- A riotous anodyne / Indigo Moor -- A letter to Black America / Tracy K. Smith -- Where is Black life lived? / Joshua Bennett -- On the endless mourning of the present / Honorée Fanonne Jeffers -- On protest, laughter, and finding breath / Ali Black -- Letter to Juneteenth / Gregory Pardlo -- Letter from Burlington / Major Jackson -- Black prayer / James Noël -- Sense / Dawn Lundy Martin -- Black motherhood in sleepless times / Idrissa Simmonds-Nastili -- Letter to a mother who survived and thrived / Cynthia Tucker -- "Maybe" (letter to a daughter who will wear two masks) Jasmon Drain -- This'll hurt me more / Camille T. Dungy -- Have I ever told you all the courts I've loved / Ross Gay -- Letter from exile: finding home in a pandemic / Samiya Bashir -- A generational uprising / Héctor Tobar -- When the shadow is looming / Oscar Villalon -- From plagues to protest to wildfires / Manuel Muňoz -- Postcards from a quarantined paradise / Craig Santos Perez -- Three liberties: past, present, yet to come / Julia Alvarez -- Letter to John Robert Lewis / Nikky Finney -- Kamala Harris, mass incarceration, and me / Reginald Dwayne Betts -- Refuse fascism, at the ballot box and in the street / Lilly Wachowski -- Why I'm getting out of the boiler room this election / Monica Youn -- Voting Trump out is not enough / Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor -- The fall of Trump: on presidents, dictators, and life after a regime / Francisco Goldman -- Thunder song / Sasha LaPointe -- On motherhood and ancestral resistance / Kirsten West Savali.
Subject Two thousand twenty, A.D. -- Literary collections.
Social problems -- United States -- Literary collections.
African Americans -- Social conditions -- 21st century -- Literary collections.
COVID-19 Pandemic, 2020- -- United States -- Literary collections.
United States -- Politics and government -- 2017-2021 -- Literary collections.
Added Author Smith, Tracy K., editor.
Freeman, John, 1974- editor.
Added Title There is a revolution outside, my love
Letters from a crisis
ISBN 0593314697
9780593314692 (paperback)