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The Resource Afro-American literature : an introduction, [compiled by] Robert Hayden, David J. Burrows [and] Frederick R. Lapides

Afro-American literature : an introduction, [compiled by] Robert Hayden, David J. Burrows [and] Frederick R. Lapides

Label
Afro-American literature : an introduction
Title
Afro-American literature
Title remainder
an introduction
Statement of responsibility
[compiled by] Robert Hayden, David J. Burrows [and] Frederick R. Lapides
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An anthology of fiction, poetry, drama, autobiography, and critical essays by African American writers for use in college classes
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1913-1980
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hayden, Robert
Dewey number
810.8/08/96073
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE1122
LC item number
.H37
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burrows, David J
  • Lapides, Frederick R
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • College readers
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • Readers
Label
Afro-American literature : an introduction, [compiled by] Robert Hayden, David J. Burrows [and] Frederick R. Lapides
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 308-309
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Blood-burning moon / Jean Toomer -- Soul food / Langston Hughes -- The man who lived underground / Richard Wright -- King of the bingo game / Ralph Ellison -- Sonny's blues / James Baldwin -- On trains / James Alan McPherson -- The creation / James Weldon Johnson -- If we must die / Claude McKay -- Outcast / Claude McKay -- Song of the son / Jean Toomer -- The sea-turtle and the shark / Melvin B. Tolson -- Strong men / Sterling A. Brown -- Theme for English B / Langston Hughes -- The Negro speaks of rivers / Langston Hughes -- I, too, sing America / Langston Hughes -- Close your eyes / Arna Bontemps -- Southern mansion / Arna Bontemps -- From the dark tower / Countee Cullen -- Heritage / Countee Cullen -- Incident / Countee Cullen -- Middle passage / Robert Hayden -- Runagate runagate / Robert Hayden -- A ballad of remembrance / Robert Hayden -- Sorrow is the only faithful one / Owen Dodson -- George / Dudley Randall -- The profile on the pillow / Dudley Randall -- For my people / Margaret Walker -- We have been believers / Margaret Walker -- Through the varied patterned lace / Margaret Danner -- The Chicago Defender sends a man to Little Rock, fall, 1957 / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Bronzeville man with a belt in the back / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Sadie and Maud / Gwendolyn Brooks -- The sacrifice / Gerald William Barrax -- Black Narcissus / Gerald William Barrax -- A Negro soldier's Viet Nam diary / Herbert Woodward Martin -- A poem for black hearts / LeRoi Jones -- The dance / LeRoi Jones -- Good times / Lucille Clifton -- I am a cowboy in the boat of Ra / Ishmael Reed -- Hymn / Alice Walker -- Ibe / Lynn Shorter -- Domo's mirror / Lynn Shorter -- Day of absence : a satyrical fantasy / Douglas Turner Ward -- Black boy / Richard Wright -- Notes of a native son / James Baldwin -- 1965 / Malcolm X -- On becoming / Elridge Cleaver -- Negro youth speaks / Alain Locke -- A century of Negro portraiture in American literature / Sterling A. Brown -- American Negro literature / J. Saunders Redding -- The origin and growth of Afro-American literature / John Hendrik Clark -- The revolutionary theater / LeRoi Jones
Control code
133743
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 309 pages
Isbn
9780155020757
Lccn
79151066
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)504293
Label
Afro-American literature : an introduction, [compiled by] Robert Hayden, David J. Burrows [and] Frederick R. Lapides
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 308-309
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Blood-burning moon / Jean Toomer -- Soul food / Langston Hughes -- The man who lived underground / Richard Wright -- King of the bingo game / Ralph Ellison -- Sonny's blues / James Baldwin -- On trains / James Alan McPherson -- The creation / James Weldon Johnson -- If we must die / Claude McKay -- Outcast / Claude McKay -- Song of the son / Jean Toomer -- The sea-turtle and the shark / Melvin B. Tolson -- Strong men / Sterling A. Brown -- Theme for English B / Langston Hughes -- The Negro speaks of rivers / Langston Hughes -- I, too, sing America / Langston Hughes -- Close your eyes / Arna Bontemps -- Southern mansion / Arna Bontemps -- From the dark tower / Countee Cullen -- Heritage / Countee Cullen -- Incident / Countee Cullen -- Middle passage / Robert Hayden -- Runagate runagate / Robert Hayden -- A ballad of remembrance / Robert Hayden -- Sorrow is the only faithful one / Owen Dodson -- George / Dudley Randall -- The profile on the pillow / Dudley Randall -- For my people / Margaret Walker -- We have been believers / Margaret Walker -- Through the varied patterned lace / Margaret Danner -- The Chicago Defender sends a man to Little Rock, fall, 1957 / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Bronzeville man with a belt in the back / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Sadie and Maud / Gwendolyn Brooks -- The sacrifice / Gerald William Barrax -- Black Narcissus / Gerald William Barrax -- A Negro soldier's Viet Nam diary / Herbert Woodward Martin -- A poem for black hearts / LeRoi Jones -- The dance / LeRoi Jones -- Good times / Lucille Clifton -- I am a cowboy in the boat of Ra / Ishmael Reed -- Hymn / Alice Walker -- Ibe / Lynn Shorter -- Domo's mirror / Lynn Shorter -- Day of absence : a satyrical fantasy / Douglas Turner Ward -- Black boy / Richard Wright -- Notes of a native son / James Baldwin -- 1965 / Malcolm X -- On becoming / Elridge Cleaver -- Negro youth speaks / Alain Locke -- A century of Negro portraiture in American literature / Sterling A. Brown -- American Negro literature / J. Saunders Redding -- The origin and growth of Afro-American literature / John Hendrik Clark -- The revolutionary theater / LeRoi Jones
Control code
133743
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 309 pages
Isbn
9780155020757
Lccn
79151066
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)504293

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