Maud Martha: A Novel (Paperback)

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September 2003 marked the 50th anniversary of Maud Martha, the only novel published by esteemed poet Gwendolyn Brooks. Initially entitled "American Family Brown" the work would eventually come to symbolize some of Brooks' most provocative writing. In a novel that captures the essence of Black life, Brooks recognizes the beauty and strength that lies within each of us.

About the Author


Gwendolyn Brooks was the first African American to win the Pulitzer prize (1950), and she was the poetry consultant for the Library of Congress and the Poet Laureate of Illinois.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780883780619
ISBN-10: 0883780615
Publisher: Third World Press
Publication Date: October 1st, 1992
Pages: 192
Language: English