NYU Black Renaissance Noire Winter 2014 - Page 86

By COLLEEN McELROY IMMERSION 84 the men are talking quietly about times so hard getting harder how even CCC camp didn’t ease the burden of doing twice as much to get half as far as any white the men are talking about olden days when any black runaway who sought plantation freedom followed in darkness the vagrant stars across the heavens how different then when death was sure with v