We Alive, Beloved: Poems

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Row House Publishing
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5.9 X 8.8 X 0.4 inches | 0.4 pounds

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About the Author
Frederick Joseph is the two-time New York Times bestselling author of The Black Friend (2020) and Patriarchy Blues (2022), as well as the author of Better Than We Found It (2022) and Black Panther: Wakanda Forever - The Courage to Dream (2022). He was recognized for the International Literacy Association's 2021 Children's & Young Adults' Book Award, is a 2019 Forbes 30 Under 30 list-maker for marketing and advertising, an activist, philanthropist, and a poet. Joseph was also honored with the 2023 Malcolm X and Dr. Betty Shabazz Vanguard Award, the 2018 Comic-Con Humanitarian of the Year award, and is a member of the 2018 The Root list of "100 Most Influential African Americans."
We Alive, Beloved be a tourniquet for America's oldest wound. This collection is a cauldron of becoming. Come prepared to be sustained.--Mahogany L. Browne "author of Vinyl Moon and Chrome Valley"
An empowering collection with hues of hope on every page, We Alive, Beloved asserts our obligation to discover the good that dwells within us no matter how boldly the world denies its existence.--Mateo Askaripour "New York Times bestselling author of Black Buck"
In We Alive Beloved, a marvelous and heartrending collection of poetry, Frederick Joseph unabashedly confronts some of our most pressing issues with grace and incisiveness. These poems are truth balms. Allow them to trouble your soul. Then soothe it.--Robert Jones, Jr. "author of the New York Times bestselling novel and National Book Award finalist The Prophets"
This tender body of work is a rallying cry for us all to come together and find the aliveness existing in ourselves and each other.--Joél Leon "author of Everything and Nothing At Once: A Black Man's Reimagined Soundtrack for the Future"
We Alive, Beloved ascends with the poetic genius we've come to expect from Fred T. Joseph. These poems are a sanctuary, a beacon of light guiding us through the complexities of our existence with grace, love, and resilience.--Yolanda Sealey-Ruiz, Ph.D "professor and poet at Teachers College, Columbia University, author Love from the Vortex & Other Poems"