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The poetry of Black America; anthology of the 20th century.

Author: Arnold Adoff
Publisher: New York, Harper & Row [1973]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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In 600 poems by 145 authors, this book gives a cross-section of black American poetry writing in the twentieth century.
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Poetry of Black America.
New York, Harper & Row [1973]
(OCoLC)647143889
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arnold Adoff
ISBN: 0060200901 9780060200909 0060200898 9780060200893
OCLC Number: 645232
Description: xxxi, 552 pages 24 cm
Contents: William Edward Burghardt DuBois --
James Weldon Johnson --
Paul Laurence Dunbar --
Alice Dunbar Nelson --
William Stanley Braithwaite --
Leslie Pinckney Hill --
Angelina Weld Grimké --
Anne Spencer --
Jessie Remond Fauset --
Ray Garfield Dandridge --
Walter Everette Hawkins --
Effie Lee Newsome --
Georgia Douglas Johnson --
Fenton Johnson --
Claude McKay --
Jean Toomer --
Joseph Seaman Cotter, Jr. --
Melvin B. Tolson --
Frank Horne --
Lewis Alexander --
Sterling A. Brown --
Clarissa Scott Delany --
Langston Hughes --
Gwendolyn B. Bennett --
Arna Bontemps --
Countee Cullen --
Donald Jeffrey Hayes --
Frank Marshall Davis --
Helene Johnson --
Richard Wright --
Pauli Murray --
Robert Hayden --
Owen Dodson --
Margaret Danner --
Dudley Randall --
John Henrik Clarke --
Margaret Walker --
Ray Durem --
Gwendolyn Brooks --
Samuel Allen (Paul Vassey) --
Nanina Alba --
Myron O'Higgins --
Bruce McM. Wright --
Alfred A. Duckett --
Lance Jeffers --
M. Carl Holman --
James A. Emanuel --
Adam David Miller --
Naomi Long Madgett --
Gloria C. Oden --
Mari Evans --
Oliver Pitcher --
Zack Gilbert --
Russell Atkins --
Bette Darcie Latimer --
Hoyt W. Fuller --
Lerone Bennett, Jr. --
Sarah Webster Fabio --
Ted Joans --
Sun Ra --
Raymond R. Patterson --
Sarah E. Wright --
Carl Gardner --
Gerald W. Barrax --
Herbert Martin --
Etheridge Knight --
Conrad Kent Rivers --
Calvin C. Hernton --
Audre Lorde --
Imamu Amiri Baraka (LeRoi Jones) --
Quandra Prettyman --
Joseph White --
Bob Kaufman --
Henry Dumas --
James W. Thompson --
Jay Wright --
A.B. Spellman --
Sonia Sanchez --
Johari Amini --
Sam Cornish --
Clarence Major --
June Jordan --
Lucille Clifton --
Lebert Bethune --
Eugene Redmond --
Michael S. Harper --
Julia Fields --
Norman Jordan --
Keorapetse Kgositsile --
Ishmael Reed --
Askia Muhammad Touré --
Jayne Cortez --
Primus St. John --
Ed Roberson --
Julius Lester --
Norman Henry Pritchard II --
Al Young --
Richard W. Thomas --
Welton Smith --
Lawrence McGaugh --
Lennox Raphael --
Joe Johnson --
Sterling Plumpp --
Rob Penny --
Fred Johnson --
De Leon Harrison --
Tom Weatherly --
Conyus --
Doughtry Long --
F.J. Bryant, Jr. --
David Henderson Don L. Lee --
Carolyn M. Rodgers --
Ebon (Dooley) --
William J. Harris --
S.E. Anderson --
Quincy Troupe --
Nikki Giovanni --
Charles Lynch --
K. Curtis Lyle --
Ron Welburn --
Charlie Cobb --
Barbara Mahone --
Alice Walker --
D.L. Graham --
Lorenzo Thomas --
Stanley Crouch --
Carole Gregory Clemmons --
Calvin Forbes --
August Wilson --
Alvin Saxon (Ojenke) --
Mae Jackson --
L.V. Mack --
Felipe Luciano --
Wayne Moreland --
Pearl Cleage Lomax --
Charles Cooper --
Richard E. Grant --
Victor Hernandez Cruz --
Djangatolum (Lloyd M. Corbin, Jr.) --
Larry Thompson --
Angelo Lewis --
Elouise Loftin --
Julianne Perry.
Responsibility: Introd. by Gwendolyn Brooks.

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In 600 poems by 145 authors, this book gives a cross-section of black American poetry writing in the twentieth century.

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