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This collection of poems invokes the rhythms of New York, Nigeria, Brazil, Cuba and Arizona, and the blues.
Paperback, 122 pages
Published May 1st 1996 by Serpent's Tail (first published 1996)
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Jayne Cortez was born in Arizona, grew up in Los Angeles, California, and maintained two residences, one in New York City and one in Dakar, Senegal.

She was the author of ten books of poems and has performed her poetry with music on nine recordings. Her poetry is celebrated for its political, surrealistic, dynamic innovations in lyricism, and visceral sound.

Cortez has presented her works and ideas
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