Gospel: poems
Samiya Bashir
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Nov 22, 2018 - 11:15 AM By Samiya Bashir

Poetry African American Studies Gay Lesbian Studies GOSPEL is an ecumenical resistance song in four parts In this passionate follow up to 2005 s Lambda Literary Award finalist, WHERE THE APPLE FALLS, Bashir s poems challenge truth to stare down the power of fear and paralysis We intended gospel to strike a happy medium for the down trodden, said gospel music pPoetry African American Studies Gay Lesbian Studies GOSPEL is an ecumenical resistance song in four parts In this passionate follow up to 2005 s Lambda Literary Award finalist, WHERE THE APPLE FALLS, Bashir s poems challenge truth to stare down the power of fear and paralysis We intended gospel to strike a happy medium for the down trodden, said gospel music pioneer Thomas Dorsey This music lifted people out of the muck and mire of poverty and loneliness, of being broke, and gave them some kind of hope anyway Make it anything but good news, it ceases to be gospel The good news, according to Bashir, is that we are neither alone in our mess, nor alone in our grasp of the tools to heal In this pull no punches collection Bashir lays down a road map, a portable flashlight, and a shaky legged escort to usher the way toward recovered sight and strength.
  • Title: Gospel: poems
  • Author: Samiya Bashir
  • ISBN: 9780978625177
  • Page: 328
  • Format: Paperback

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Sara Nov 22, 2018 - 11:15 AM
Viral and visceral, candid and quotidian, challenging and familiar.
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Gospel: poems By Samiya Bashir Poetry African American Studies Gay Lesbian Studies GOSPEL is an ecumenical resistance song in four parts In this passionate follow up to 2005 s Lambda Literary Award finalist, WHERE THE APPLE FALLS, Bashir s poems challenge truth to stare down the power of fear and paralysis We intended gospel to strike a happy medium for the down trodden, said gospel music pPoetry African American Studies Gay Lesbian Studies GOSPEL is an ecumenical resistance song in four parts In this passionate follow up to 2005 s Lambda Literary Award finalist, WHERE THE APPLE FALLS, Bashir s poems challenge truth to stare down the power of fear and paralysis We intended gospel to strike a happy medium for the down trodden, said gospel music pioneer Thomas Dorsey This music lifted people out of the muck and mire of poverty and loneliness, of being broke, and gave them some kind of hope anyway Make it anything but good news, it ceases to be gospel The good news, according to Bashir, is that we are neither alone in our mess, nor alone in our grasp of the tools to heal In this pull no punches collection Bashir lays down a road map, a portable flashlight, and a shaky legged escort to usher the way toward recovered sight and strength.

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