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The Essential Clarence Major: Prose and Poetry

Clarence Major


Clarence Major is one of America’s literary masters. He has published numerous books, from novels to poetry and short story collections. Among his many accolades, he was a finalist for the National Book Award and a Fulbright scholar and received the PEN Oakland/Reginald Lockett Lifetime Achievement Award. His work has been featured in many literary journals, newspapers, and magazines, including the New Yorker, the New York Times, and Ploughshares. Whether you’ve known Major’s work for decades or are new to his singular style, The Essential Clarence Major offers a thrilling overview of an excep ... More

Keywords: Clarence Major, Books, Novels, Poetry, Short Stories, Fiction, Poems, Kia Corthorn, Literature, Excerpts

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9781469656007
Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: January 2022 DOI:10.5149/northcarolina/9781469656007.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Clarence Major, author
University of California, Davis

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