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New and collected poems

Author: Ishmael Reed
Publisher: New York : Atheneum, 1988.
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Reed, Ishmael, 1938-
New and collected poems.
New York : Atheneum, 1988
(OCoLC)568557734
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ishmael Reed
ISBN: 0689120036 9780689120039
OCLC Number: 18135832
Description: xiv, 233 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Conjure. The ghost in Birmingham --
The jackal-headed cowboy --
The gangster's death --
The feral pioneers --
Instructions to a princess --
There's a whale in my thigh --
I am a cowboy in the boat of Ra --
Black power poem --
Neo-hoodoo manifesto --
The neo-hoodoo aesthetic --
Sermonette --
Mojo queen of the feathery plumes --
The black cock --
Betty's ball blues --
The wardrobe master of Paradise --
Catechism of d Neoamerican hoodoo church --
Why I often allude to Osiris --
My thing abt cats --
Man or butterfly --
Hoodoo poem in transient --
Monsters from the Ozarks --
Beware : do not read this poem --
Dualism --
Guilty, the New York Philharmonic signs up a whale --
If my enemy is a clown, a natural born clown --
The piping down of God --
Anon. poster --
American Airlines sutra --
The inside track --
For Cardinal Spellman who hated voo doo --
Dragon's blood --
Colombia --
Treatment for dance W/trick ending --
Back to back : 3rd eye --
Off d pig --
General science --
Report of the Reed Commission (Cont.) What you mean I can't irony? --
White hope --
Gangster goes legit --
This poetry anthology I'm reading --
Dress rehearsal paranoia #2 --
Paul Laurence Dunbar in the Tenderloin --
Badman of the guest professor --
From the files of agent 22 --
Introducing a new loa --
Chattanooga. Chattanooga --
Railroad Bill, a conjure man --
The Kardek method --
Haitians --
Skirt dance --
Kali's galaxy --
Poison light --
The decade that screamed --
The Katskills kiss romance goodbye --
Antigone, this is it --
And the devil sent a Ford Pinto which she also routed --
Cuckoo --
Rock me, baby --
Mystery 1st lady --
To a daughter of Isaiah --
My brothers --
The Vachel Lindsay fault --
Back to Africa --
Swift, tiny and fine --
Crocodiles --
Al Capone in Alaska --
Visit to a small college --
The Atlantic Monthly, December 1970 --
The last week in 30 --
Loup garou means change into --
.05 --
The author reflects on his 35th birthday --
Jacket notes --
A secretary to the spirits. Pocadonia (Cont.) Poem delivered before assembly of colored people held at Glide Memorial Church, Oct. 4, 1973 and called to protest recent events in the Sovereign Republic of Chile --
A secretary to the spirits --
Sather tower mystery --
Foolology --
The return of Julian the Apostate to Rome --
Sputin --
Sky diving --
Soul proprietorship --
Vamp --
Sixth street corporate war --
Poetry makes rhythm in philosophy --
The reactionary poet --
Rough trade slumlord totem --
Tea dancer turns thirty-nine --
Points of view. For dancer --
Earthquake blues --
The ballad of Charlie James --
Points of view --
Bitch --
Datsun's death --
On the Fourth of July in Sitka, 1982 --
Petite kid Everett --
Turning pro --
Epistolary monologue --
Monkey island --
The pope replies to the Ayatollah Khomeini --
Inaugural day, 1981 --
Mossy --
Grizzly --
Judas --
Dialog outside the lakeside grocery --
Invasion --
Poem for two daughters --
Phoebe --
The middle class blues --
Oakland blues --
Martine's keen eyes --
St. Louis woman --
Bitter chocolate.
Other Titles: Poems.
Responsibility: Ishmael Reed.

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