Brassbones & Rainbows: The Collected Works of Shirley Bradley LeFlore

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Brassbones & Rainbows: The Collected Works of Shirley Bradley LeFlore

Brassbones Rainbows The Collected Works of Shirley Bradley LeFlore BRASSBONES RAINBOWS is the debut collection of Shirley Bradley LeFlore an oral poet and performance artist from St Louis Missouri who has been on the literary scene for over five decades While LeFlo

  • Title: Brassbones & Rainbows: The Collected Works of Shirley Bradley LeFlore
  • Author: Shirley Bradley LeFlore
  • ISBN: 9780988476349
  • Page: 205
  • Format: Paperback
  • BRASSBONES RAINBOWS is the debut collection of Shirley Bradley LeFlore, an oral poet and performance artist from St Louis, Missouri who has been on the literary scene for over five decades While LeFlore tackles social, political and cultural issues, with a profound love for humanity, she also provides insight into self identity inner strength, beauty and faith A lBRASSBONES RAINBOWS is the debut collection of Shirley Bradley LeFlore, an oral poet and performance artist from St Louis, Missouri who has been on the literary scene for over five decades While LeFlore tackles social, political and cultural issues, with a profound love for humanity, she also provides insight into self identity inner strength, beauty and faith A literary griot, LeFlore shares the fabric of verse through jazz, blues and gospel music Blending realism with lyricism that is interspersed with humor, these short and accessible verses flow in an easy going, smooth and soothing Southern American dialect mixed with African American Vernacular English its intensity changing form poem to poem with word serving as musical notes BRASSBONES RAINBOWS is a stunning testament to Shirley Bradley LeFlore, a story singer whose words will certainly roll off your tongue.

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    1. Glassworks Magazine on said:

      Review by Jason Cantrell published on rowanglassworksShirley Bradley LeFlore’s debut poetry book, Brassbones and Rainbows, is a vivid collection that uses a musical voice to address political and social issues. LeFlore’s word choice throughout her poems evoke the feelings of gospel and blues, and when reading the poems you don’t hear the writer’s voice speaking to you; it shouts and sings with passion you can feel in every line.Many of the poems in the collection are written in a voice s [...]

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