kitchen maid with supper at Emmaus, or the mulata
She is the vessels on the table before her:
In her interview in the LA Review of Books (just out), Trethewey mentions only Derek Walcott and Robert Penn Warren as poets who touch her at moments of...
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A twenty-first century digital humanities platform, broadening the scope of American literature, opening it to more complex geographies, and to a variety of genres and media. Part of the impetus comes from a survey of what is currently in the field...
It is a land of oil, true enough; but not like Canaan... See more
Jhumpa Lahiri. "When Mr. Pirzada Came to Dine."
In the autumn of 1971 a man used to come to our house, bearing confections in his pocket...