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The Resource Modern Black poets : a collection of critical essays, Edited by Donald B. Gibson

Modern Black poets : a collection of critical essays, Edited by Donald B. Gibson

Label
Modern Black poets : a collection of critical essays
Title
Modern Black poets
Title remainder
a collection of critical essays
Statement of responsibility
Edited by Donald B. Gibson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve critical essays sketch the tradition of black poets in the U. S. from the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920's to the black rage of the 1970's. Separate critiques are devoted to the work of Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen, Melvin B. Tolson, Robert Hayden, and Imamu Amiri Baraka
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Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.5/09
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS310.N4
LC item number
G5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Twentieth century views
  • A Spectrum book
Label
Modern Black poets : a collection of critical essays, Edited by Donald B. Gibson
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Introduction / Donald B. Gibson -- The new Negro poet in the twenties / J. Saunders Redding -- The Black aesthetic in the thirties, forties, and fifties / Dudley Randall -- The good Black poet and the good gray poet: the poetry of Hughes and Whitman / Donald B. Gibson -- Christ in Alabama: religion in the Poetry of Langston Hughes / James A. Emanuel -- I do not marvel, Countee Cullen / Eugenia W. Collier -- A poet's odyssey: Melvin B. Tolson -- Robert Hayden's use of history / Charles T. Davis -- Imamu Amiri Baraka: the quest for moral order / Lee A. Jacobus -- Baraka as poet / Clyde Taylor -- The poetry of three revolutionists: Don L. Lee, Sonia Sanchez, and Nikki Giovanni / R. Roderick Palmer -- The new poetry of Black hate / Arthur P. Davis -- Humanistic protest in recent black poetry
Control code
3957
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 181 p
Isbn
9780135883846
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
72012811
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00520839
  • (OCoLC)520839
Label
Modern Black poets : a collection of critical essays, Edited by Donald B. Gibson
Publication
Contents
Introduction / Donald B. Gibson -- The new Negro poet in the twenties / J. Saunders Redding -- The Black aesthetic in the thirties, forties, and fifties / Dudley Randall -- The good Black poet and the good gray poet: the poetry of Hughes and Whitman / Donald B. Gibson -- Christ in Alabama: religion in the Poetry of Langston Hughes / James A. Emanuel -- I do not marvel, Countee Cullen / Eugenia W. Collier -- A poet's odyssey: Melvin B. Tolson -- Robert Hayden's use of history / Charles T. Davis -- Imamu Amiri Baraka: the quest for moral order / Lee A. Jacobus -- Baraka as poet / Clyde Taylor -- The poetry of three revolutionists: Don L. Lee, Sonia Sanchez, and Nikki Giovanni / R. Roderick Palmer -- The new poetry of Black hate / Arthur P. Davis -- Humanistic protest in recent black poetry
Control code
3957
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 181 p
Isbn
9780135883846
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
72012811
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00520839
  • (OCoLC)520839

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