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Author: Lasana M. Sekou, Editor

Lasana M. Sekou is a St. Martin, Caribbean author of over 16 books of poetry, monologues, and short stories. Reviewers have compared Sekou's poetry to the works of Aimé Césaire, Oswald Mtshali, Kamau Brathwaite, Dylan Thomas, e.e. cummings, and Linton Kwesi Johnson. His NATIVITY (2010), THE SALT REAPER (2004), 37 POEMS (2005), and BROTHERHOOD OF THE SPURS (2007), all published by House of Nehesi, have been required reading at Caribbean, North American, and European universities. Sekou has performed his poetry throughout the Caribbean, USA, South America, Africa, Europe, and Asia. His poetry has been translated into Spanish, Dutch, French, German, Turkish, and Chinese. Sekou is an advocate for the independence of St. Martin, a colony of France and the Netherlands. WHERE I SEE THE SUN – CONTEMPORARY POETRY IN ANGUILLA is the second, island-hopping anthology of poems edited by Sekou.

National Symbols of St. Martin - A Primer
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National Symbols of St. Martin - A Primer

House of Nehesi Publishers

Literary Nonfiction. Caribbean Studies. A first and fascinating labor of love and scholarship highlighting, in text and illustrations, St. Martin's people, history, culture and natural environment. Extensive bibliography."NATIONAL SYMOBLS stands out...

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Where I See The Sun – Contemporary Poetry in Anguilla
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Where I See The Sun – Contemporary Poetry in Anguilla

House of Nehesi Publishers

Poetry. African & African American Studies. WHERE I SEE THE SUN – CONTEMPORARY POETRY IN ANGUILLA gathers a bounteous bunch of voices, 43 poets intent on entering the choir that would intone a new song for Anguilla, carved out of its history, its po...

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Where I See the Sun - Contemporary Poetry in the Virgin Islands (Tortola | Virgin Gorda | Anegada | Jost Van Dyke)
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Where I See the Sun - Contemporary Poetry in the Virgin Islands (Tortola | Virgin Gorda | Anegada | Jost Van Dyke)

House of Nehesi Publishers

Poetry. The 26 writers in WHERE I SEE THE SUN - CONTEMPORARY POETRY IN THE VIRGIN ISLANDS (TORTOLA | VIRGIN GORDA | ANEGADA | JOST VAN DYKE) can each speak for themselves and arguably, creatively, for the nation out of which they are writing."A lost...

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