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Poetry from the masters : the Black Arts movement: an introduction to African-American poets, edited by Useni Eugene Perkins

Label
Poetry from the masters : the Black Arts movement: an introduction to African-American poets
Title
Poetry from the masters
Title remainder
the Black Arts movement: an introduction to African-American poets
Statement of responsibility
edited by Useni Eugene Perkins
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes selected poems by fifteen African- American poets with brief introduction to each writer's life and works
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
EYP
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS591.N4
LC item number
P64 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-2014
  • 1919-2017
  • 1951-
  • 1942-
  • 1937-1981
  • 1940-
  • 1947-
  • 1934-
  • 1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Perkins, Useni Eugene
  • Baraka, Amiri
  • Evans, Mari
  • Giovanni, Nikki
  • Jackson, Angela
  • Knight, Etheridge
  • Madhubuti, Haki R.
  • Neal, Larry
  • Plumpp, Sterling
  • Redmond, Eugene
  • Rodgers, Carolyn M
  • Salaam, Kalamu ya
  • Sanchez, Sonia
  • Touré, Askia M
  • Troupe, Quincy
  • Last Poets (Group)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American poetry
  • African American poets
  • Black Arts movement
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Poetry from the masters : the Black Arts movement: an introduction to African-American poets, edited by Useni Eugene Perkins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 76-78)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to a twenty volume suicide note ; Ka 'Ba ; A poem for black hearts / Amiri Baraka -- Speak truth to the people ; I am a black woman ; Ode to my sons / Mari Evans -- Ego tripping (there must be a reason why) ; Knoxville, Tennessee / Nikki Giovanni -- The dreamer ; Moment (each moment is infinite and complete) / Angela Jackson -- A poem for myself (or blues for a Mississippi black boy) ; To make a poem in prison / Etheridge Knight -- Oh! my people / Last Poets -- But he was cool, or, he even stopped for green lights ; Change-up ; blackwoman / Haki R. Madhubuti -- For black writers and artists ; Holy days / Larry Neal -- Poems for the blues singers ; Ten / Sterling Plumpp -- The eye in the ceiling ; Consider loneliness as these things / Eugene Redmond -- Not about poems ; How I got ovah II/It is deep II / Carolyn M. Rodgers -- Lament ; Inspiration: the flowers in the house, the air no black man can breathe / Kalamu Ya Salaam -- Father and daughter ; Last poem I'm gonna write bout us ; This is not a small voice / Sonia Sanchez -- A song for patriots/Rhythm and blues ; Survival: a chant / Askia Muhammad Touré -- Poem for my father ; Snow and ice / Quincy Troupe
Control code
ocn319061340
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 81 pages
Isbn
9781933491134
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)319061340
Label
Poetry from the masters : the Black Arts movement: an introduction to African-American poets, edited by Useni Eugene Perkins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 76-78)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to a twenty volume suicide note ; Ka 'Ba ; A poem for black hearts / Amiri Baraka -- Speak truth to the people ; I am a black woman ; Ode to my sons / Mari Evans -- Ego tripping (there must be a reason why) ; Knoxville, Tennessee / Nikki Giovanni -- The dreamer ; Moment (each moment is infinite and complete) / Angela Jackson -- A poem for myself (or blues for a Mississippi black boy) ; To make a poem in prison / Etheridge Knight -- Oh! my people / Last Poets -- But he was cool, or, he even stopped for green lights ; Change-up ; blackwoman / Haki R. Madhubuti -- For black writers and artists ; Holy days / Larry Neal -- Poems for the blues singers ; Ten / Sterling Plumpp -- The eye in the ceiling ; Consider loneliness as these things / Eugene Redmond -- Not about poems ; How I got ovah II/It is deep II / Carolyn M. Rodgers -- Lament ; Inspiration: the flowers in the house, the air no black man can breathe / Kalamu Ya Salaam -- Father and daughter ; Last poem I'm gonna write bout us ; This is not a small voice / Sonia Sanchez -- A song for patriots/Rhythm and blues ; Survival: a chant / Askia Muhammad Touré -- Poem for my father ; Snow and ice / Quincy Troupe
Control code
ocn319061340
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 81 pages
Isbn
9781933491134
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)319061340

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