One with Others

One with Others : A Little Book of Her Days

4.22 (440 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

List price: US$20.00

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


Poetry. Investigative journalism is the poet's realm when C.D. Wright returns to her native Arkansas and examines an explosive incident from the Civil Rights movement. Wright interweaves oral histories, hymns, lists, newspaper accounts, and personal memories--especially those of her incandescent mentor, Mrs. Vititow--with the voices of witnesses, neighbors, police, activists, and black students who were rounded up and detained in an empty public swimming pool. This history leaps howling off the page.
show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 168 pages
  • 175.26 x 231.14 x 20.32mm | 476.27g
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1556593244
  • 9781556593246
  • 1,767,629

Rating details

440 ratings
4.22 out of 5 stars
5 50% (220)
4 28% (125)
3 16% (72)
2 4% (18)
1 1% (5)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X