My Favorite Haiku by Richard Wright

Person, Precious
September 2009
Valley Voices: A Literary Review;Fall2009, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p13
Poetry Review
The article offers poetry criticism of the poem "My Favorite Haiku" by Richard Wright. It notes the move of the author to present a daily scene in Mississippi using the images of soap and hair inside the barbershop to make him feel the heat of a summer day. It mentions the visual images of magnolias and summer haze that connect with the auditory image of lightning.


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