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Say Her Name

Teen & Young Adult / Young Adult Nonfiction / People & Places / United States / African American / African American & Black

Date de parution: January 14th 2020

Say Her Name

Inspired by the #SayHerName campaign launched by the African American Policy Forum, these poems pay tribute to victims of police brutality as well as the activists insisting that Black Lives Matter. Elliott engages poets from the past two centuries to create a chorus of voices celebrating the creativity, resilience, and courage of Black women and girls.

This collection features forty-nine powerful poems, four of which are tribute poems inspired by the works of Lucille Clifton, Audre Lorde, Nikki Giovanni, and Phillis Wheatley.

This provocative collection will move every reader to reflect, respond-and act.

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Regular Price $18.99

Regular Price $24.99 CAD

Page Count: 96

ISBN-13: 9781368045247


Praise for Say Her Name:

2021 winner of The Lion and the Unicorn Award for Excellence in North American Poetry
"This collection is inspirational, uplifting, and encouraging for readers of all genders. Elliott may not think of herself as a poet, but her creativity and deft wielding of rich language prove otherwise."—School Library Journal
"This empowering collection belongs on every shelf."—Kirkus
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