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"The Blue Century: Brief Notes on African American Poetry." A Concise Companion to 20th Century American Poetry. ed. Stephen Fredman. Oxford: Blackwell, 2006: 135-150.

"When Blackness Rhymes with Blackness: On Bard and Balladry in Robert Hayden (An Essay in Verse)" The Kenyon Review 26.1 (Winter 2004): 150-156.

"Derek Walcott: Imagination, Nation, and the Poetics of Memory." Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism. 11 (February 2002): 112-132.

"The Difficult Archangel: Wilson Harris (An Essay in Verse)." The C.L.R. James Journal (Winter 1999-2000): 14-19.

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