Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Poem "The Angel"

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Poem "The Angel"

Description

This poem is a celebration of the narrator's "angel," a black woman with "coca skin" and "dark softness." It was the only poem by a black student in the 1984 Messenger.

Source

Williams, Joseph. "The Angel." The Messenger (1984): 26. University Archives, RG 24 Student Publications. Virginia Baptist Historical Society, Richmond, Virginia.

Publisher

The Messenger, University of Richmond

Date

1984

Language

English

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Messenger1984.26-1984.JPG

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Citation

Williams, Joseph, “Poem "The Angel",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed October 17, 2019, http://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/3007.