Meena Alexander

Indian-American writer and scholar.
Died on Thursday November 22nd 2018


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@anirvan: RT @scroll_in: Remembering the writer through poems that range from her life in New York City to her journey as a young child from India to… - 2 months ago

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@macdonmg: RT @GhoshAmitav: So sad to see this; Meena Alexander was an exceptional person in every way, as a poet and a human being. I will miss her.… - 2 months ago

@MadSufi: RT @amasonny: We still have the words, but not the inimitable soft, commanding, many-layered voice in which she delivered them. Those of u… - 2 months ago

@wafiire: RT @poetswritersinc: “In the poem, there is always that present moment which is terribly important through which memory works.” —Meena Alex… - 2 months ago

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@JamesGalleryGC: RT @HumanitiesGC: We are mourning the enormous loss of beloved poet, teacher, mentor & scholar Meena Alexander, a long-time friend & collab… - 2 months ago

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@CUNYenglish: RT @provostsoffice: Dear colleagues, In the last few days, three esteemed and cherished colleagues have passed away: Professor Meena Alexa… - 2 months ago

@rdguy: RT @jenbenka: "The poem is an invention that exists in spite of history." —Meena Alexander - 2 months ago

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@literaryanimal: “Meena has passed down to us a world ‘marked by many tongues" in which she helped and will continue to help us "to… - 2 months ago

@benphillips76: RT @shailjapatel: "We have poetry So we do not die of history." Peace and liberation to your spirit, Meena Alexander. Thank you for yo… - 2 months ago

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@NorthwesternUP: The late Meena Alexander on the motivations and inspirations behind her last collection ATMOSPHERIC EMBRODIERY: - 2 months ago

@ellingwood: I met Meena Alexander a few months ago. What a loss. I recommend reading "Atmospheric Embroidery" and "Name Me a Wo… - 2 months ago

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@tenderbetween: RT @POETSorg: Write in the light of all the languages you know the earth contains, you murmur in my ear. This is pure transport. —Meena… - 2 months ago

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@marrryyyooom: RT @literaryanimal: "It was in America that I learnt all over again about the violence of racism and understood that a true poetry must be… - 2 months ago

@akabuzaid: RT @nytimesbooks: Her memoir was, she said, "a rag of words wrapped around a shard of recollection" - 2 months ago

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@CeCe_23Spalding: RT @HunterPresident: [email protected]_College mourns the loss of Distinguished Professor Meena Alexander, whose poems about culture, identity, and… - 2 months ago

@Hunter_College: RT @HunterPresident: [email protected]_College mourns the loss of Distinguished Professor Meena Alexander, whose poems about culture, identity, and… - 2 months ago

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@bradweis: #obitpatrol Deaths: Poets Judith Rodriguez, Meena Alexander, Fahmida Riaz; musicians Mamane Mallam Barka, Ustad Imr… - 2 months ago

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@tanyadomi: @literaryanimal Here is a podcast I did with Meena. I am very sad in her passing. I work at the Graduate Center. - 2 months ago

@sharmili_m: RT @aaww: "The many births you have passed through, try to remember them as I do mine Memory is all you have." Rest in peace, Meena Alexa… - 2 months ago

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@aliner: "Why do we have poetry in a time like this? For me that question folds into another: What does it mean to belong in… - 2 months ago

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@GalloMarcia: RT @DavidRompf: "The act of writing, it seems to me, makes up a shelter, allows space to what would otherwise be hidden, crossed out, mutil… - 2 months ago

@mikeyrumore: RT @worldlittoday: Poet, essayist, & translator Meena Alexander died last Wednesday. Meena was a friend to WLT. She was a Neustadt juror in… - 2 months ago

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@MikeStaresinic: RT @Deardarkness: Awful news. It was just earlier this year when @meenaalexander & I had a great conversation for @NewYorker poetry podcast… - 2 months ago

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@benphillips76: RT @shailjapatel: "We have poetry So we do not die of history." Peace and liberation to your spirit, Meena Alexander. Thank you for yo… - 2 months ago

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@PEETAMBAR: RT @ShashiTharoor: “Krishna, 3:29 AM” : beautiful final poem by the wonderful Meena Alexander who passed away last week at age 67 - 2 months ago

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@jameelsjam: RT @ShashiTharoor: “Krishna, 3:29 AM” : beautiful final poem by the wonderful Meena Alexander who passed away last week at age 67 - 2 months ago

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@fanishjha: RT @ShashiTharoor: “Krishna, 3:29 AM” : beautiful final poem by the wonderful Meena Alexander who passed away last week at age 67 - 2 months ago

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