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Allison Joseph

Poetry

Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 19980208

Though born in England to parents from the Caribbean, Joseph spent most of her childhood in the Bronx, and her poetry reflects her urban roots and growing up black in the 1970s and '80s. She reads from her two 1998 collections of intimate, tender poems.

| Subject Matter: Black | Interview Year: 1997 | Genre: Poetry |

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