Black (English Department) Publishes Memoir

Posted on 9/6/2016 11:32:46 AM

Laurel Johnson Black (Department of English) had a memoir published in the the Little Pautuxent Review, titled “A Massachusetts Yankee Buys a Breast (or Beanie Baby Boobies).”

Little Patuxent Review (LPR) is a journal of literature and the arts, publishing poetry, short fiction, creative nonfiction, and artwork. LPR welcomes most U.S.-based contributors and prides itself on supporting both up-and-coming and well established artists and writers.

LPR has featured poetry from Donald Hall, poet laureate of the United States, and Michael Glaser, poet laureate of Maryland. In addition, from Delmore Schwartz Memorial Award winner Stanley Plumly, the late Lucille Clifton, winner of the 2000 National Book Award for Poetry and recipient of the Robert Frost Medal for Lifetime Achievement from the Poetry Society of America, and Joy Harjo, recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Native Writers’ Circle of the Americas.