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Leaving Traces

Leaving Traces
 

Ranging over the Jamaican and Caribbean past and the encroachments of a turbulent world, Velma Pollard's poems return always to the quiet touchstones of love and friendship. As the middle years hurry past, her poems explore what is important, what might survive.

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ISBN 9781845230210
Published 14 March 2008 by Peepal Tree Press Ltd
Format Paperback, New title
Author(s) By Pollard, Dr Velma
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ISBN-13 9781845230210
ISBN-10 1845230213
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (on backorder); allow 4-8 weeks
Publisher Peepal Tree Press Ltd
Imprint Peepal Tree Press Ltd
Publication Date 14 March 2008
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback, New title
Edition New title
Author(s) By Pollard, Dr Velma
Category Poetry Texts & Anthologies
Number of Pages 64
Dimensions Width: 136mm
Height: 206mm
Spine: 8mm
Weight 118g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Poetry Texts & Poetry Anthologies
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 811
Catalogue Code Not specified

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Ranging over the Jamaican and Caribbean past and the encroachments of a turbulent world, Velma Pollard's poems return always to the quiet touchstones of love and friendship. As the middle years hurry past, her poems explore what is important, what might survive.

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Author's Bio

Velma Pollard was born in Jamaica in 1937, educated at Excelsior High School in Kingston and at the University College of the West Indies. She received an MA in Education from McGill University and an MA in the teaching of English from Columbia University. She taught in high schools and universities in Jamaica, Trinidad, Guyana and the USA. Since 1975 she has taught at the University of the West Indies, Mona. She is currently Senior Lecturer in Language Education and Dean of the Faculty of Education of the University of the West Indies.

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