Modern and Contemporary Afro-American Poetry



Modern and Contemporary Afro-American Poetry

This edition

"Modern and Contemporary Afro-American Poetry" . Ed. Bernard W. Bell. Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 1972. xiv+193 pp.

Table of contents

Georgia dusk/Jean Toomer -- Mother to son/Langston Hughes -- My heart has known its winter/Arna Bontemps -- Scottsboro, too, is worth its song/Countee Cullen -- Middle passage/Robert Hayden -- Legacy: my south/Dudley Randall -- We real cool/Gwendolyn Brooks -- The .38/Ted Joans -- The still voice of Harlem/Conrad Kent Rivers -- Father Son and Holy Ghost/ Audre Lorde -- African dream/Bob Kaufman -- Malcolm/Sonia Sanchez -- My Mama moved among the days/Lucille Clifton -- I heard a young man saying/Julia Fields -- Nikki-Rosa/Nikki Giovanni.

Reviews and notices of anthology

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Cited in

• Kallenbach 1979
• [Kinnamon 1997: 471]

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