A very happy Friday to you all! We conclude our week of summer reading recommendations in poetry with the following new title:
Hard times require furious dancing, by Alice Walker, and available here at the SCL.
- “Pulitzer Prize-winning author Walker (‘The Color Purple’) confronts personal and collective challenges in words that dance, sing, and heal, in this new collection of poems.” (Source: Syndetic Solutions)
Missed any of our previous Boredom-Busters posts? Not to worry, here’s a quick recap of this week’s picks:
- Wake-up calls: 66 morning poems
- Red: Contemporary Black British Poetry
- 2010 Starting today: 100 poems for Obama’s first 100 days