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The Resource African American poetry, edited by Arnold Rampersad and Marcellus Blount ; illustrated by Karen Barbour

African American poetry, edited by Arnold Rampersad and Marcellus Blount ; illustrated by Karen Barbour

Label
African American poetry
Title
African American poetry
Statement of responsibility
edited by Arnold Rampersad and Marcellus Blount ; illustrated by Karen Barbour
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a collection of poems by African-American poets, including Lucille Clifton, Langston Hughes, Gwendolyn Brooks, and Elizabeth Alexander
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
811.008/0896073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rampersad, Arnold
  • Blount, Marcellus
  • Barbour, Karen
Series statement
Poetry for young people
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American poetry
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
African American poetry, edited by Arnold Rampersad and Marcellus Blount ; illustrated by Karen Barbour
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Dawn
  • To One Coming North
  • Claude McKay
  • The Black Finger
  • Angelina Weld Grimke
  • Exultation
  • Mae V. Cowdery
  • Song of the Son
  • Jean Toomer
  • Tableau
  • On Being Brought from Africa to America
  • Countee Cullen
  • I, Too
  • Langston Hughes
  • The Creation
  • James Weldon Johnson
  • Haiku 37/ Haiku 64
  • Richard Wright
  • Frederick Douglass
  • Robert Hayden
  • The Moose Wallow
  • Phillis Wheatley
  • Pete at the Zoo
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • The Bean Eaters
  • I Want to Write
  • Margaret Walker
  • The Nature of This Flower Is to Bloom
  • Alice Walker
  • Winter Poem
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • A Round
  • George Moses Horton, Myself
  • Carolyn M. Rodgers
  • Poem No. 1
  • My Father's First Baseball Game
  • Afaa Michael Weaver
  • A Meditation for My Son
  • The Poet
  • Lucille Clifton
  • Imagination
  • James Baldwin
  • Caged Bird
  • George Moses Horton
  • Maya Angelou
  • Alone
  • Michael S. Harper
  • Plum blossom plum jam
  • June Jordan
  • Offspring
  • Naomi Long Madgett
  • Obsidian
  • Melvin Dixon
  • Apollo
  • Songs for the People
  • Elizabeth Alexander
  • My People
  • Langston Hughes
  • Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
  • We Wear the Mask
  • Paul Laurence Dunbar
Control code
ocn778424112
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
45 p.
Isbn
9781402716898
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)778424112
Label
African American poetry, edited by Arnold Rampersad and Marcellus Blount ; illustrated by Karen Barbour
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Dawn
  • To One Coming North
  • Claude McKay
  • The Black Finger
  • Angelina Weld Grimke
  • Exultation
  • Mae V. Cowdery
  • Song of the Son
  • Jean Toomer
  • Tableau
  • On Being Brought from Africa to America
  • Countee Cullen
  • I, Too
  • Langston Hughes
  • The Creation
  • James Weldon Johnson
  • Haiku 37/ Haiku 64
  • Richard Wright
  • Frederick Douglass
  • Robert Hayden
  • The Moose Wallow
  • Phillis Wheatley
  • Pete at the Zoo
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • The Bean Eaters
  • I Want to Write
  • Margaret Walker
  • The Nature of This Flower Is to Bloom
  • Alice Walker
  • Winter Poem
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • A Round
  • George Moses Horton, Myself
  • Carolyn M. Rodgers
  • Poem No. 1
  • My Father's First Baseball Game
  • Afaa Michael Weaver
  • A Meditation for My Son
  • The Poet
  • Lucille Clifton
  • Imagination
  • James Baldwin
  • Caged Bird
  • George Moses Horton
  • Maya Angelou
  • Alone
  • Michael S. Harper
  • Plum blossom plum jam
  • June Jordan
  • Offspring
  • Naomi Long Madgett
  • Obsidian
  • Melvin Dixon
  • Apollo
  • Songs for the People
  • Elizabeth Alexander
  • My People
  • Langston Hughes
  • Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
  • We Wear the Mask
  • Paul Laurence Dunbar
Control code
ocn778424112
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
45 p.
Isbn
9781402716898
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)778424112

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