by Samiya Bashir (Goodreads Author)
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 p...more
Paperback, 77 pages
Published March 20th 2009 by RedBone Press
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Samiya Bashir is the author of two collections of poetry, Gospel (2009), and Where the Apple Falls, which was a finalist for the 2005 Lambda Literary Award. Bashir is the editor of two groundbreaking anthologies: Best Black Women’s Erotica 2, and co-editor, with Tony Medina and Quraysh Ali Lansana, of Role Call: A Generational Anthology of Social & Political Black Literature & Art. She...moreMore about Samiya Bashir...