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    DescriptionUndersong is a remarkable poetic document....--Adrienne Rich


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    Title
    Undersong - Chosen Poems Old & New Rev (Paper)
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Audre Lorde
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 222
    Width: 137 mm
    Height: 206 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 204 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780393309751
    ISBN 10: 0393309754
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21500
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T2.0
    BIC E4L: LIT
    DC21: 811.54
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    Ingram Subject Code: PO
    Libri: I-PO
    DC22: 811.54
    B&T General Subject: 640
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 811/.54
    BIC subject category V2: D
    BISAC V2.8: LIT004040
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: PS3562.O75
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: V26105010
    BISAC V2.8: POE005010
    LC classification: PS3562.O75 U5 1992
    Thema V1.0: DS, D
    Edition statement
    Revised ed.
    Publisher
    WW Norton & Co
    Imprint name
    WW Norton & Co
    Publication date
    05 February 1993
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Review quote
    ... It comprises a thoroughgoing revision of Lorde's early poems, 1950-1979, along with nine hitherto unpublished poems from that period, and an essay describing the revision process. Readers new to Lorde's work will meet here a major American poet whose concerns are international, and whose words have left their mark on many lives. Readers of The Black Unicorn, Sister Outsider, The Cancer Journals, A Burst of Light, and Our Dead Behind Us, and the thousands who have attended her poetry readings and speeches, will recognize in this book the roots and the growing-points of a transformative writer. Never has a poet left so clear and conscious a track of artistic choices made in the trajectory of a life. Far from rewriting old poems to fit a changes historical moment, she has finely rehoned formal elements to illuminate the original poems. Throughout, Lorde's lifelong themes of love and anger, family politics, sexuality, and the body of the city can be seen gathering in power and clarity. --Adrienne Rich"