TITLE

Natasha Trethewey's "White Lies": The Contrast between White and Black

AUTHOR(S)
Sullivan, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Valley Voices: A Literary Review;Fall2009, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Poetry Review
ABSTRACT
The article offers poetry criticism of the poem "White Lies" by Natasha Tretheway. It notes the longing of the author to belong to the white race and put down the black race. It mentions the representation of Ivory soap in which the author emphasizes it as a cleanser to make a better person inside and outside.
ACCESSION #
51471703

 

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