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Staggerlee wonders

see also: On Language, Race and the Black Writer

If Black English Isn’t a Language, Then Tell Me, What Is?

Staggerlee wonders

On Being White and Other Lies

By Kirby

Poet. Book Fairy. Publisher knife | fork | book

One reply on “Staggerlee wonders”

Thank you for this, Kirby. I use this poem, plus several other Baldwin works, in one of my courses at the UofT. I love this poem, have done so for decades.

Al

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