Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Poem "Sketch 2:5"

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Poem "Sketch 2:5"

Description

This sketch (a brief, abstract descriptive poem) begins with the "fear of a black" that is then related to the prevention of typhoid, which "results in the American Army." The three words of "Negro / Mister / Coffee" follow the words "They mystify." The poem was written by a white student.

Source

Hockensmith, Josh. "Sketch 2:5." The Messenger (Fall 1994): 20. Available online via the UR Scholarship Repository.

Publisher

The Messenger, University of Richmond

Date

1994

Language

English

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Coverage

Richmond (Va.)

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Citation

Hockensmith, Josh, “Poem "Sketch 2:5",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed November 21, 2019, http://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/3280.