Quilting The Black-Eyed Pea: Poems and Not Quite Poems by Nikki Giovanni

Quilting The Black-Eyed Pea: Poems and Not Quite Poems

byNikki Giovanni

Paperback | December 28, 2010

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$15.99

Earn 80 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

“One of her best collections to date.” —Essence

Quilting the Black-Eyed Pea is a tour de force from Nikki Giovanni, one of the most powerful voices in American poetry and African American literature today. From Black Feeling, Black Talk and Black Judgment in the 1960s to Bicycles in 2010, Giovanni’s poetry has influenced literary figures from James Baldwin to Blackalicious, and touched millions of readers worldwide. In Quilting the Black-Eyed Pea, Giovanni turns her gaze toward the state of the world around her, and offers a daring, resonant look inside her own self as well.

About The Author

Nikki Giovanni, poet, activist, mother, and professor, is a seven-time NAACP Image Award winner and the first recipient of the Rosa Parks Woman of Courage Award, and holds the Langston Hughes Medal for Outstanding Poetry, among many other honors. The author of twenty-eight books and a Grammy nominee forThe Nikki Giovanni Poetry Collect...
Chasing Utopia: A Hybrid
Chasing Utopia: A Hybrid

by Nikki Giovanni

$24.99

In stock online

Not available in stores

A Good Cry: What We Learn From Tears And Laughter
A Good Cry: What We Learn From Tears And Laughter

by Nikki Giovanni

$22.24$24.99

Pre-order online

Not yet available in stores

The 100 Best African American Poems With Cd
The 100 Best African American Poems With Cd

by Nikki Giovanni

$32.03$35.99

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Available in stores

Shop this author

Details & Specs

Title:Quilting The Black-Eyed Pea: Poems and Not Quite PoemsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 9.25 × 5.5 × 0.32 inPublished:December 28, 2010Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0060099534

ISBN - 13:9780060099534

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Quilting The Black-Eyed Pea: Poems and Not Quite Poems

Reviews

Extra Content

Editorial Reviews

“An embracing, uplifting, and sustaining voice.”