This is a comprehensive collection of poetry from modern black poets. From Langston Hughes to the modernity of poets such as Djangetolum, this book encapsulates the feelings and emotions that we, as black americans go through every day. From fear for the lives and livelihoods of us and our children to pride for our race and color to even those not-so-remote feelings of hatred for our white oppresors, this is a book for black people by black people
A collection of poetry by twentieth-century black Americans expressing what it is like to be black in the United States. Includes capsule biographies of the poets. Includes bibliographical references.
A collection of poetry by twentieth-century black Americans expressing what it is like to be black in the United States.
An anthology of poems by Black Americans. Drawings by Alvin Hollingsworth. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Start by marking Black Out Loud: An Anthology Of Modern Poems By Black Americans as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read.
Includes the works of many promising young Black poets as well as those of such writers as Langston Hughes and Le Roi Jones.
Select Format: Hardcover. Includes the works of many promising young Black poets as well as those of such writers as Langston Hughes and Le Roi Jones. ISBN13:9780027001006. Release Date:April 1970.
An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. Seller Inventory G0027001008I3N10.
Grouped by subject (famous blacks, the American experience, et., these ., these are short and pointed, alive and proud. With electric embellishments by Alvin Hollingsworth. You'll recognize some of the names in this anthology of black poets-LeRoi Jones, Langston Hughes, Gwendolyn Brooks-but you'll remember the lesser knowns also-Mae Jackson and Mari Evans especially. In a playful tone Miss Jackson asks, ""can i poet/ with you roi/ can i poet/ for a little while.
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