Black Mesa Poems by Susan Scott-Stevens

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Written in English

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  • Susan Scott-Stevens,
  • Drama / American,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Women Authors,
  • American,
  • General,
  • Women Authors,
  • Drama,
  • Plays

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12435646M
ISBN 101594571880
ISBN 109781594571886

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Mexican American author and poet Jimmy Santiago Baca reads from his work and is interviewed by Georgette Dorn Summary Mr. Santiago Baca reads from his following works: Martin and meditations on the south valley, Black mesa poems, Winter poems along the rio grande,The importance of a piece of paper, and Healing earthquakes.

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