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Melhem, D. H.

Overview
Works: 24 works in 69 publications in 1 language and 5,833 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Poetry  Filmed literary readings  Documentary films  Filmed panel discussions 
Roles: Author, Speaker
Classifications: PS3503.R7244, 811.54
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Most widely held works about D. H Melhem
 
Most widely held works by D. H Melhem
Gwendolyn Brooks : poetry & the heroic voice by D. H Melhem( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gwendolyn Brooks is one of the major American poets of this century and the first black woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for poetry (1950). Yet far less critical attention has focused on her work than on that of her peers. In this comprehensive biocritical study, Melhem -- herself a poet and critic -- traces the development of Brooks's poetry over four decades, from such early works as A Street in Bronzeville, Annie Allen, and The Bean Eaters, to the more recent In the Mecca, Riot, and To Disembark. In addition to analyzing the poetic devices used, Melhem examines the biographical, historical
Heroism in the new Black poetry : introductions & interviews by D. H Melhem( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

D.H. Melhem's clear introductions and frank interviews provide insight into the contemporary social and political consciousness of six acclaimed poets: Amiri Baraka, Gwendolyn Brooks, Jayne Cortez, Haki R. Madhubuti, Dudley Randall, and Sonia Sanchez. Since the 1960s, the poet hero has characterized a significant segment of Black American poetry. The six poets interviewed here have participated in and shaped the vanguard of this movement. Their poetry reflects the critical alternatives of African American life -- separatism and integration, feminism and sexual identity, religion and spirituali
New York poems by D. H Melhem( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art and politics, politics and art by D. H Melhem( Book )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stigma ; & the cave : two novels by D. H Melhem( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blight : a novel by D. H Melhem( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man discovers his garden is inhabited by elves and falls in love with one of them. He is drawn into their conflicts and takes part in a plot to assassinate their tyrannical leader. The new leader tries to steal the gardener's love, so he kills him as well. An allegory on life, with illustrations, by the author of Heroism in New Black Poetry
Notes on 94th Street by D. H Melhem( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1979 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rest in love by D. H Melhem( Book )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1995 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conversation with a stonemason : poems by D. H Melhem( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children of the house afire : more notes on 94th Street : [poems] by D. H Melhem( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Country : an organic poem by D. H Melhem( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Different path : an anthology of the Radius of Arab American Writers( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reaching exercises : the IWWG workshop book by D. H Melhem( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gwendolyn Brooks : prophecy and poetic process by D. H Melhem( )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems for you : a sequence by D. H Melhem( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poets in times of war symposium( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sparked by the conflagration of the Gulf War, each panelist brings a brand new work forward for group scrutiny. Panelists discuss various sociologies at work. With them we face the moral obligation of the concerned pacifist writer
The poetics of Charles Olson by D. H Melhem( )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Gwendolyn Brooks as mentor : a tribute( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The guest poets, who all had a close relationship with American poet Gwendolyn Brooks, talk about her life and tell personal stories of their friendship with her. They also read from her poetry, as well as poems they have written in her honor
Dinarzad's children : an anthology of contemporary Arab American fiction by Nabeel Abraham( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"This collection offers up a mix of previously published and new works, creating a literary road map to Arab American literature today. The nineteen authors represented are of Lebanese, Palestinian, Syrian, Egyptian, and Libyan descent, some with established reputations, others new young writers. They tell tales about Muslims and Christians, recent immigrants and fully assimilated Americans, teenagers, and grandmothers, guerrillas and peaceniks, professors, housewives, grocers, bookies, those who long for their homeland, and those who refuse to speak Arabic."--Jacket
Interview of Sarah E. Wright by D. H Melhem( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Gwendolyn Brooks : poetry & the heroic voice
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English (63)

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New York poemsArt and politics, politics and artStigma ; & the cave : two novelsBlight : a novelRest in loveConversation with a stonemason : poemsCountry : an organic poemDinarzad's children : an anthology of contemporary Arab American fiction