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Gwendolyn Brooks

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Philadelphia : Chelsea House, ©2000.
Series: Modern critical views.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contemporary criticism to the poems of Gwendolyn Brooks.
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Named Person: Gwendolyn Brooks; Gwendolyn Brooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Bloom
ISBN: 0791056562 9780791056561
OCLC Number: 42619731
Description: vii, 216 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Name, race, and gift in common / Langston Hughes --
The role of violence in recent poems of Gwendolyn Brooks / William H. Hansell --
Gwendolyn Brooks's way with the sonnet / Gladys Margaret Williams --
Rage and silence in Gwendolyn Brooks' Maud Martha / Mary Helen Washington --
Gwendolyn Brooks's A street in Bronzeville, the Harlem Renaissance and the mythologies of Black women / Gary Smith --
Dual vision in Gwendolyn Brooks's Maud Martha / Patricia H. Lattin and Vernon E. Lattin --
Later works / D.H. Melhem --
Anger so flat : Gwendolyn Brooks's Annie Allen / Claudia Tate --
Maud Martha : the war with beauty / Harry B. Shaw --
"Chocolate Mabbie" and "Pearl May Lee" : Gwendolyn Brooks and the ballad tradition / Maria K. Mootry --
Making it really new : Hilda Doolittle, Gwendolyn Brooks, and the feminist potential of modern poetry / Gertrude Reif Hughes --
Gwendolyn Brooks : an essential sanity / Henry Taylor --
Dialectics of desire : war and the resistive voice in Gwendolyn Brooks's "Negro hero" and "Gay chaps at the bar" / Ann Folwell Stanford.
Series Title: Modern critical views.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom.

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