Derek Walcott writes poem for Obama

The St. Lucian Nobel Laureate poet Derek Walcott wrote a poem in honour of President-elect Obama. The poem, entitled Forty Acres, was published in The Times Online Election 2008 supplement.

Click here for a pdf of Forty Acres.

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3 comments on “Derek Walcott writes poem for Obama
  1. Abeni says:

    More power to Walcott

  2. Ashlee says:

    How pretty I’ve never tried photographing a rainbow before:P

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