Who is James A. Emanuel

James Emanuel (born June 15, 1921 – September 28, 2013) was a poet and scholar from Alliance, Nebraska. Emanuel, who is ranked by some critics as one of the best and most neglected poets of the 20th century, published more than 300 poems, 13 individual books, an influential anthology of African American literature, an autobiography, and more. He is also credited with creating a new literary genre, jazz-and-blues haiku, often read with musical accompaniment.

Life Born in Nebraska in 1921, Emanuel was raised in the state. He spent his early years in the western United States where he worked at a variety of jobs. At age twenty he joined the United States Army and served as confidential secretary to the Assistant Inspector General of the U.S. Army Benjamin O....
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  • Drclaw77: "james carville (rahm emanuel, etc.) is a winner!" this is hiring jon gruden as your head coach in 2021 logic. and we all know gruden basically "grudened" the team tony dungy built and got the luck of the draw in the super bowl (his old team) give me a "stefanski" instead
  • James_pa22: hot take: playing lefty/righty matchups is grossly overrated. guys aren’t guaranteed a hit/out just because of the pitcher’s throwing arm. as taxed as this pen was until just recently, start your best starters- and that’s emanuel right now.
  • Govaldostacats: vhs's percy chastang, iii, hope emanuel, and roosevelt james, iii have been selected to participate in a week-long program focused on leadership, diversity & inclusion, social-emotional intelligence, & career exploration sponsored by 21st century leaders.
  • Markyfutures: notable college basketball players that have recently entered the transfer portal: aaron estrada (oregon) james akinjo (arizona) emanuel miller (texas a&m) de’vion harmon (oklahoma) alondes williams (oklahoma) holland woods (asu) aundre hyatt (lsu) tyreek smith (texas tech)
  • Redder402: james martin remind me of emanuel augustus a lil bit. i might be trippin tho
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Dejection: An Ode
 by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Late, late yestreen I saw the new moon,
With the old moon in her arms;
And I fear, I fear, my master dear!
We shall have a deadly storm.
Ballad of Sir Patrick Spence.

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