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Domestic work

@ New Georgia Encyclopedia


Image of the cover of Natasha Trethewey's poetry collection Domestic Work (2000). The cover features a depiction of an African American woman seated in a house scattered with traditional domestic items, including a teapot, an ironing board, and a mirror.This collection was selected by former U.S. poet laureate Rita Dove to be the first winner of the Cave Canem Prize, awarded each year to the best first collection of poems by an African American poet.
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