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Those who have gone before and those who are yet to be birthed - it is to these that we owe our legacies. I am hopeful we are at least as strong as our foreparents and I am confident we will be as intelligent as the next century requires." This collection of poetry by Nikki Giovanni explores the relationships between generations, and the wisdom that is passed among them in her moving poems: "Once a Lady told Me," "Mother's Habits" and "Legacies.
Those who have gone before and those who are yet to be birthed - it is to these that we owe our legacies. I am hopeful we are at least as strong as our foreparents and I am confident we will be as intelligent as the next century requires." This collection of poetry by Nikki Giovanni explores the relationships between generations, and the wisdom that is passed among them in her moving poems: "Once a Lady told Me," "Mother's Habits" and "Legacies.
093070979826

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Format: CD
Label: FOWY
Catalog: 9798
Rel. Date: 05/30/2012
UPC: 093070979826

Legacies: The Poetry of Nikki Giovanni
Artist: Nikki Giovanni
Format: CD
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DISC: 1

1. Once A Lady Told Me
2. Everytime It Rains
3. Mother's Habits
4. Conversation
5. The Geni In The Jar
6. Mothers
7. The December Of My Springs
8. The Women Gather
9. The Life I Led
10. Legacies
11. How Do You Write A Poem
12. The World Is Not A Pleasant Place To Be
13. Nikki-Rosa
14. Poem (For Nina)
15. Categories
16. Housecleaning
17. Scrapbooks
18. Dreams
19. Beautiful Black Men
20. Always There Are The Children

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Those who have gone before and those who are yet to be birthed - it is to these that we owe our legacies. I am hopeful we are at least as strong as our foreparents and I am confident we will be as intelligent as the next century requires." This collection of poetry by Nikki Giovanni explores the relationships between generations, and the wisdom that is passed among them in her moving poems: "Once a Lady told Me," "Mother's Habits" and "Legacies.
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