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Gwendolyn Brooks : poetry & the heroic voice

Author: D H Melhem
Publisher: Lexington, Ky : University Press of Kentucky, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This comprehensive biocritical study traces the development of Brooks's poetry over four decades, from such early works as "A Street in Bronzeville" and the Pulitzer Prize-winning "Annie Allen" to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
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Melhem, D.H.
Gwendolyn Brooks.
Lexington, Ky : University Press of Kentucky, ©1987
(OCoLC)563767919
Named Person: Gwendolyn Brooks; Gwendolyn Brooks; Gwendolyn Brooks; Gwendolyn Brooks
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: D H Melhem
ISBN: 0813116058 9780813116051 0813101808 9780813101804
OCLC Number: 13822545
Description: viii, 270 pages : portrait ; 24 cm
Contents: Biographical --
A Street in Bronzeville --
Annie Allen --
Maud Martha, Bronzeville Boys and Girls --
The Bean Eaters --
Selected Poems --
In the Mca --
Riot, Family Pictures, Aloneness --
Later Works (In Montgomery, Report from Part One, The Tiger Who Wore White Gloves, Beckonings, Primer for Blacks, To Disembark, Very Young Poets) --
A Major Poet.
Responsibility: D.H. Melhem.

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