The Golden Shovel Anthology

The Golden Shovel Anthology

New Poems Honoring Gwendolyn Brooks
Second Edition
Edited by Peter Kahn, Ravi Shankar, and Patricia Smith
Foreword by Terrance Hayes
330 pages
6″ x 9″
978-1-68226-095-1 (paper)
February 2017
Second edition: May 2019

 

National Poetry Month 2017: “Queen of the Blues” by Kim Addonizio

NPM17: “Queen of the Blues” by Kim Addonizio

April is National Poetry Month. To celebrate, the University of Arkansas Press will present poetry every day for the month. Today, we present “Queen of the Blues” by Kim Addonizio, from The Golden Shovel Anthology: New Poems Honoring Gwendolyn Brooks, edited by Peter...