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Homage To My Hips | Study Guide

Lucille Clifton

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Overview

Author

Lucille Clifton

Year Published

1980

Type

Poem

Genre

Women's Studies

Perspective and Narrator

The poem "homage to my hips" is written from a woman's first-person point of view.

Tense

The poem "homage to my hips" is written in the present tense.

About the Title

To pay homage means "to give praise, reverence, or respect." The poem "homage to my hips" is written in praise of the speaker's body, specifically her hips.

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