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Seven New Generation African Poets: A Chapbook boxed set

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This eight-piece boxed set, an African Poetry Book Fund (APBF) project, features the work of seven African poets, with an introduction by Kwame Dawes, APBF series editor, and Chris Abani.

The boxed set is an annual project starting in 2014 to ensure the publication of seven chapbooks by African poets through participating publishers. Publication is made possible through Sla
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Paperback, 264 pages
Published April 15th 2014 by Slapering Hol Press (first published February 15th 2014)
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Apr 22, 2014 rated it really liked it
This is a beautiful set of separate chapbooks of seven diverse and talented poets. The work is fascinating. I highly recommend it. Here's a review I wrote in TriQuarterly: https://www.triquarterly.org/reviews/...
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Jul 15, 2014 rated it it was amazing
It's gripping to read the poetic work of these new writers. I feel as if I have discovered the next new voices from Africa and it's Diaspora. So distinctive, fresh, raw and gripping/ gritty,
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