by Derek Walcott

Rating: 4     6 Votes

Tags: Set in ST. LUCIA Male author


A poem of circular narrative design, titled with the Greek name for Homer, which simultaneously charts two currents of history: the visible history charted in events -- the tribal losses of the American Indian, the tragedy of African enslavement -- and the interior, unwritten epic fashioned from the suffering of the individual in exile.

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Challenge: Read Around North America Challenge
Country: St. Lucia flag St. Lucia
Language: EN
Genre: Mythology Poetry
Recommended: 08 May 2023

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