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By Kamau Brathwaite (foreword by), Candace Ward (editor), Tim Watson (editor) and Cynric R. Williams

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9781551115764, titled "Hamel, the Obeah Man: The Obeah Man" | Broadview Pr, October 5, 2010, cover price $24.95

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9789766402136 | Univ of West Indies Pr, September 4, 2014, cover price $42.00
9789766402143 | Univ of West Indies Pr, November 30, 2013, cover price $42.00

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9781900715522 | Peepal Tree Pr Ltd, May 1, 2009, cover price $150.00

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9780948833809 | Peepal Tree Pr Ltd, October 30, 2009, cover price $75.00

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Product Description: The startling new work by internationally celebrated Caribbean poet, historian and cultural theorist Kamau Brathwaite, winner of the 2006 Griffin Poetry Prize. In DS (2)―Dreamstories 2―Kamau Brathwaite continues his ongoing collection of prose poems, comprised of the broken images, flow, and half-told stories of dreams...read more

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9780811216937 | New Directions, April 1, 2007, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The startling new work by internationally celebrated Caribbean poet, historian and cultural theorist Kamau Brathwaite, winner of the 2006 Griffin Poetry Prize.

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Product Description: Winner of the Griffin International Poetry Prize (2006)Kamau Brathwaite’s newest work, Born to Slow Horses, is a series of poetic meditations on islands and exile, language and ritual, and the force of personal and historical passions and griefs...read more

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9780819567451 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, August 30, 2005, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Winner of the Griffin International Poetry Prize (2006)Kamau Brathwaite’s newest work, Born to Slow Horses, is a series of poetic meditations on islands and exile, language and ritual, and the force of personal and historical passions and griefs.

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9780819567468 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, May 1, 2005, cover price $22.01 | About this edition: Kamau Brathwaite’s newest work, Born to Slow Horses, is a series of poetic meditations on islands and exile, language and ritual, and the force of personal and historical passions and griefs.

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Product Description: Words Need Love Too represents, perhaps Kamau Brathwaite's most concentrated effort at fashioning a new literary tradition out of the fragmented pieces/rhythms/nation languages that form the New World. The poems in this volume are "dreamstories...read more

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9781876857493 | Salt Pub, September 1, 2004, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Words Need Love Too represents, perhaps Kamau Brathwaite's most concentrated effort at fashioning a new literary tradition out of the fragmented pieces/rhythms/nation languages that form the New World.
9780913441473 | House of Nehesi, January 1, 2000, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Volume of poems.

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Product Description: In May of 1986 Edward Kamau Brathwaite learned that his wife, Doris, was dying of cancer and had only a short time to live.  Responding as a poet, he began “helplessly & spasmodically” to record her passage in a diary.  Zea Mexican is a collection of excerpts from this diary and other notes from this period of the Brathwaites’ lives, and few who read this book will fail to be caught up in the depth of Edward Brathwaite’s grief...read more

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9780299136444, titled "The Zea Mexican Diary: 7 September 1926ã7 September 1986" | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, January 1, 2003, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: In May of 1986 Edward Kamau Brathwaite learned that his wife, Doris, was dying of cancer and had only a short time to live.

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Offers a revised edition of Brathwaite's 'Mother Poem,' 'Sun Poem,' and 'X/Self' poems which explore the author's family and childhood in Barbados and his experiences with slavery and colonialism.

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9780811214483 | New Directions, June 1, 2001, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Offers a revised edition of Brathwaite's 'Mother Poem,' 'Sun Poem,' and 'X/Self' poems which explore the author's family and childhood in Barbados and his experiences with slavery and colonialism.

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A collection of poems includes 'Fetish,' 'Totem,' 'Caliban,' 'Springblade,' 'Bread,' 'Xango,' and 'Koker' (view table of contents)

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9780811213134 | Rev sub edition (New Directions, October 1, 1995), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A collection of poems includes 'Fetish,' 'Totem,' 'Caliban,' 'Springblade,' 'Bread,' 'Xango,' and 'Koker'

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9780964042438 | Savacou North/Kamau Brathwaite, January 1, 1995, cover price $25.00

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9780918786456 | Lost Roads Pub, June 1, 1994, cover price $15.00

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Product Description: This collection of prose-poems are full of the inconsistencies, broken images and half-told stories of dreams. Using a variety of typefaces, languages and breaks, the author creates fiction from personal trauma and adds to the tradition of dream journeying.

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9780582093409 | Addison-Wesley Longman Ltd, May 1, 1994, cover price $16.80 | About this edition: This collection of prose-poems are full of the inconsistencies, broken images and half-told stories of dreams.

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Product Description: MiddlePassages is an offshoot of the author's second trilogy, 'a splice of time & space', as he puts it, between his/father's world of Sun Poem and 'the magical irrealism' of X/Self. With his other 'shorter' collections Black + Blues and Third World Poems, MiddlePassages creates a kind of chisel which may well lead us into a projected third trilogy...read more

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9780811212328 | Reprint edition (New Directions, January 1, 1994), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: MiddlePassages is an offshoot of the author's second trilogy, 'a splice of time & space', as he puts it, between his/father's world of Sun Poem and 'the magical irrealism' of X/Self.

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Product Description: A compelling foray into the character of Caribbean literature and the formidable role of African expression in its development.

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9780472095445 | Univ of Michigan Pr, September 1, 1993, cover price $44.50 | About this edition: A compelling foray into the character of Caribbean literature and the formidable role of African expression in its development.

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9780472065448 | Univ of Michigan Pr, September 1, 1993, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A compelling foray into the character of Caribbean literature and the formidable role of African expression in its development.

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Product Description: This volume is the second in a trilogy of which Mother Poem was the first. Edward Kamau Brathwaite's previous trilogy, The Arrivants , involved a search for the poet's African/Caribbean ancestry; the new book is more personal: Sun Poem , leaving the female-dominated Barbadan landscape of Mother Poem , explores the male history of the island as it passes from grandfather to father to son...read more

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9780192119452 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 1, 1982, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: This volume is the second in a trilogy of which Mother Poem was the first.

Product Description: Book by Brathwaite, Kamau

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9780192118592 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 1, 1977, cover price $11.95 | also contains Captive Hearts | About this edition: Book by Brathwaite, Kamau

Hardcover:

9780192112842 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 1969, cover price $4.50

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