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Creole Echoes: The Francophone Poetry of Nineteenth-Century Louisiana Norman R. Shapiro

Creole Echoes: The Francophone Poetry of Nineteenth-Century Louisiana

Norman R. Shapiro

Published December 17th 2003
ISBN : 9780252028762
Hardcover
280 pages
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Creole poets have always eluded easy definition, infusing European poetic forms with Louisiana themes and Native American and African influences to produce an impressive variety of highly accomplished verses. This book is a collection of creole poemsMoreCreole poets have always eluded easy definition, infusing European poetic forms with Louisiana themes and Native American and African influences to produce an impressive variety of highly accomplished verses. This book is a collection of creole poems containing over a hundred of these poems by more than thirty different poets.