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Black Mesa Poems is rooted in the American Southwest, the setting of Jimmy Santiago Baca's highly acclaimed long narrative poem, Martin Meditations on the South Valley (New Directions, 1987). "Baca's evocation of this landscape," as City Paper noted, "its aridity and fertility, is nothing short of brilliant." The individual poems of Black Mesa are embedded both in the fami ...more
Paperback, 126 pages
Published November 17th 1989 by New Directions
(first published November 1989)
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Jimmy Santiago Baca of Apache and Chicano descent is an American poet and writer.More about Jimmy Santiago Baca...