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What does YEM stand for?

YEM stands for Yemassee (Amtrak station code; Yemassee, SC)

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Ravenel's most remembered poems in this collection, the only one published in her lifetime, concern the Yemassee Indians; in these poems, as Susan Donaldson argues, Ravenel's poetic voice, embodied by the mockingbird, the totem of the Yemassee, becomes "a daring and resourceful thief, a 'Trick-tongue' that steals the music of others and deceives its listeners" (184).
He is a dark red-brown man from the Yemassee in South Carolina--that swampy land of Indian resistance and armed communities of fugitive slaves, that marshy land at the headwaters of the Combahee, once site of enormous rice plantations and location of Harriet Tubman's successful military action that freed many slaves.