Under the Moon and Over the Sea Epub õ 80 pages Download ✓ John agard

John Agard ↠ Under the Moon and Over the Sea Ebook

Under the Moon and Over the Sea Epub õ 80 pages Download ✓ John agard ´ ✯ [BOOKS] ⚣ Under the Moon and Over the Sea By John Agard ✼ – Insolpro.co.uk Companion to the acclaimed volume A Caribbean Dozen this is a major new anthology of poetry by over 30 Caribbean poets SLeaving for other lands A companion to the acclaimed A Caribbean Dozen Under the Moon and Over the Sea contains than fifty poems many of them previously unpublished by over thirty poets including John Agard Grace Nichols James Berry Valerie Bloom and Benjamin Zephaniah It is a volume truly to be savoure This anthology of Caribbean Children's poems is a comprehensive compilation of verse from the region The poems collected are well crafted and accompanied with stunning illustrations that truly capture the essence of the poems Poets include luminaries such as Louise Bennet Kamau Braithwaite Dionne Brand and Wilson Harris to name a few The editors themselves are noted poets from Guyana The collection features myths from the Caribbean such as Duppy Dan Jumbie Man Anancy and Mama Wata There is an emphasis on sea poems land poems and food poems that are sure to delight children of all ages The collection also includes poems and artwork that specifically tackles diasporic experiences such as encountering snow and the arrivalparting of the grandma figure My only concern is that as is often the case with the label 'Caribbean' certain islands are given prominence and could inadvertently give the impression of being the primary representations of the region For example to my knowledge the anthology did not feature the color of the Hispanic Caribbean island nations such as Cuba or the Dominican Republic These are also Caribbean countries that should not be excluded from the broad term 'Caribbean' and are often viewed solely through the lens of Latinidad This is not so much this anthology's fault as broader trends in Caribbean publishing influence these decisions Ultimately I recommend this book to readers young and old and teachers interested in representing boys and girls of color in their classrooms

Reader ´ Under the Moon and Over the Sea ↠ John Agard

Companion to the acclaimed volume A Caribbean Dozen this is a major new anthology of poetry by over 30 Caribbean poets Sparking crystal waters and coral beaches; velvet smooth dolphins and flying fish; the call of the six o'clock bee and the pung la la chorus of frogs; the flavour of coconut water pawpaw A beautiful collection of poems which immerses the reader in the culture of the Caribbean Each poem comes alive and jumps of the page Many poems could be used with phonics if exploring poetry in this area

Reader Under the Moon and Over the Sea

Under the Moon and Over the SeaAnd Johnnie Bake; whispered ghost stories about Duppy Dan and the Jumbie Man Divided into five sections each magnificently illustrated by a major contemporary artist this glorious collection of poetry conjures the sights and sounds tastes and tales of the Caribbean; the experience of living there and of A great collection of poems