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Title The heritage series of Black poetry, 1962-1975 : a research compendium / edited by Lauri Ramey in consultation with Paul Breman
Published Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2008
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Contents ESSAYS -- The Heritage Series: An Introduction / Lauri Ramey -- "The Time of the Whirlwind and the Fire": Dudley Randall, the Heritage Series and the Broadside Press Connection -- Whose Images?: Waring Cuney and the Harlem Renaissance Idea of the Poet's Work / Lorenzo Thomas -- Bardic Memory and Witness in Poetry of Samuel Allen / Edward A. Scott -- Russell Atkins: "Heretofore" / Aldon Lynn Nielsen -- Clarence Major and Mark Twain Abroad / Linda Selzer -- Spiritual Witness in the Poetry of Dolores Kendrick / Joanne V. Gabbin -- Audre Lorde: The Voice of Multiple Consciousness / Margaret Kissam Morris -- Ray Durem: Take No Prisoners / Lauri Ramey -- Owen Vincent Dodson: Faith and Sorrow; Sorrow and Faith / Inga R. Ivory -- Calvin C. Hernton: Portrait of a Poet / Lauri Ramey
MEMOIRS AND INTERVIEWS -- The Heritage Series: A Memoir (excerpts) / Paul Breman -- Paul Breman's Heritage Series of Black Poetry / Clarence Major -- Poetry and the Heritage Series / Sonia Sanchez -- Reflections on the Heritage Series / Dolores Kendrick -- Heritage and Black Poetry in the 1970s / Amon Saba Saakana -- Paul Breman and Black Poetry / Samuel Allen -- Ebele Oseye as Poet / Earl McKenzie -- The Responsibility and Power of Art / Ellease Southerland -- 'bout me, 'bout you, 'bout us (excerpts) / Ron Fair -- The Comic Vision of Robert Hayden: A Brief Remembrance / Fred M. Fetrow -- Memories of My Father, Ray Durem / Vida Boyd Durem -- W.E.B. Du Bois and Shirley Graham Du Bois in the Netherlands / Marc Breman
POEMS -- This Because: A Countless Accounting / Lloyd Addison -- There Are No Tears; The Lingering Doubt / Samuel Allen -- To Be Whole Again / Nkemka Asika -- At Night Keep Still; Ventilating Day at the Mall Down by the Lake; Threnodic Phantasies for Example / Russell Atkins -- variations for di prima / Harold Carrington -- Lil and Joe; Long Gone; My Prayer; Nineteen-twenty-nine; Picture; Carry Me Back / Waring Cuney -- About Maurice; To Maurice; A Dun; Pedagogy; Blues, Blues; Married Woman; Compensation; Caution; Pretty Ann; A Decoration for the President -- Pausing / Ron Fair -- The Red Crab Gang 3; The Red Crab Gang 15; Ohio Listening / Calvin C. Hernton -- Keep On / Frank John (Nkemka Asika) -- The Daily Grind / Fenton Johnson -- Intermezzo: My Mother Listens to Cavalleria Rusticana; The Cleaning Woman: Hattie Elder; Sisters Before the Rain (for Mary Frances Dagostino) / Dolores Kendrick -- Martha / Audre G. Lorde -- My Corner; Patience; Night Driving and Daydreaming; Wednesday or Saturday; Three / Clarence Major -- The Job / Willard Moore -- Statement; Ants; Violet Crows; 5/ 6/ 4/ 3/ 4 / Mukhtarr Mustapha -- Meru; Night in Nigeria; Process; One of these Mornings / Ellease Southerland -- Black All Day / Raymond Patterson -- The Profile on the Pillow / Dudley Randall -- Night Letter from Paris / Conrad Kent Rivers -- An Image of You / Amon Saba Saakana
STATEMENTS ON POETRY AND POETICS -- Statement / Ray Durem -- Statement / Calvin C. Hernton -- Statement / Audre G. Lorde -- Statement / Conrad Kent Rivers -- Statement / James W. Thompson -- Introduction: The Wright Poems by Conrad Kent Rivers / Ron Fair -- On Negritude / Lloyd Addison -- First Editorial as Editor of The New African (excerpt) / Mukhtarr Mustapha
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-305) and index
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Subject African American poets -- Interviews
African Americans in literature -- Bibliography.
African Americans -- Poetry.
African Americans -- Intellectual life -- Bibliography.
American poetry -- African American authors -- Bibliography
American poetry -- African American authors -- History and criticism -- Sources
American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Sources
Genre/Form Bibliography.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Breman, Paul.
Ramey, Lauri.
ISBN 131702916X