[Item #57565] Broadside: 2 Poems For Black Relocation Centers. AFRICAN AMERICANA, Etheridge KNIGHT, POETRY.

Broadside: 2 Poems For Black Relocation Centers

Detroit: Broadside Press, 1968. First Edition. Broadside, with text printed in dark blue on white card stock, measuring 21.5cm x 28cm (8.5" x 11"). A Fine copy.

An early work by the Mississippi poet and former inmate, whose first book, Poems From Prison, would be published by Broadside Press the same year. Knight's later work, Belly Song and Other Poems, would earn him nominations for both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. Issued as Broadside No.21 by Dudley Randall's Broadside Press, which issued nearly 100 poems (roughly one per month) in its Broadside Series.

Price: $125.00

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