Movement in Black

Collected Poetry 1961-1978 by Pat Parker

Publisher: The Crossing Press in New York, USA

Written in English
Cover of: Movement in Black | Pat Parker
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StatementPat Parker ; Foreword by Audre Lorde ; introduction by Judy Gvahn.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20416461M
ISBN 101563411083
ISBN 109781563411083
LC Control Number98055775

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