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The Resource Afro-American literature, [by] William Adams, Peter Conn [and] Barry Slepian

Afro-American literature, [by] William Adams, Peter Conn [and] Barry Slepian

Label
Afro-American literature
Title
Afro-American literature
Statement of responsibility
[by] William Adams, Peter Conn [and] Barry Slepian
Contributor
Compiler
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.5/0803
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE1121
LC item number
.A19
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Adams, William
  • Conn, Peter J.
  • Slepian, Barry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Readers
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • American literature
  • Readers
  • Drama
  • Schwarze
  • USA
Label
Afro-American literature, [by] William Adams, Peter Conn [and] Barry Slepian
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Vol. 1 Fiction : from The street / Ann Petry -- The poker party / William Melvin Kelley -- The rockpile / James Baldwin -- from If we must die / Junius Edwards -- God bless America / John Oliver Killens -- Flying home / Ralph Ellison -- Mother dear and daddy / Junius Edwards -- You're being so good, so kind / Gwendolyn Brooks -- The self-solace / Gwendolyn Brooks -- At the Burns-Coopers' -- Gwendolyn Brooks -- On being crazy / W.E.B. DuBois -- Singin Dinah's song / Frank London Brown -- On the road / Langston Hughes -- Klactoveedsetene / Charlie L. Russell -- King of the bingo game / Ralph Ellison -- The beach umbrella / Cyruus Colter
  • Vol. 2 Drama : A raisin in the sun / Lorraine Hansberry -- A land beyond the river / Loften Mitchell -- Purlie victorious / Ossie Davis
  • Vol. 3. Poetry -- For my people / Margaret Walker -- From the dark tower / Countee Cullen -- The day-breakers / Arna Bontemps -- And what shall you say? / Joseph S. Cotter, Jr. -- Status Quo / Binga Dismond -- For Edwin R. Embree / Owen Dodson -- Tenebris / Angelina W. Grimke*** -- In bondage / Claude McKay -- As I grew older / Langston Hughes -- Dark Symphony / Melvin B. Tolson -- John Henry / Anonymous -- Frederick Douglas / Robert Hayden -- Booker T. and W.E.B. / Dudley Randall -- Medgar Evers / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Mr. Z / M. Carl Holman -- Robert Whitmore / Frank Marshall Davis -- When Mahalia sings / Quandra Prettyman -- Crowns and garlands / Langston Hughes -- To a dark girl / Gwendolyn Bennett -- A dark and sudden beauty / Lance Jeffers -- Red / Countee Cullen -- Dream variation / Langston Hughes -- Soul / D.L. Graham -- Middle passage / Robert Hayden -- The negro speaks of rivers / Langston Hughes -- Heritage / Countee Cullen -- Heritage / Gwendolyn Bennett -- Jungle taste / Edward S. Silvera
  • Vol. 3 (cont) The African affair / Bruce McM. Wright -- The slave auction / Frances E.W. Harper -- Between the world and me / Richard Wright -- Song for a dark girl / Langston Hughes -- "So quetly" / Leslie Pinckney Hill -- Remembering Nat Turner / Sterling A. Brown -- Southern mansion / Arna Bontemps -- Tour 5 / Robert Hayden -- Runagate Runagate / Robert Hayden -- Picnic: the liberated / M. Carl Homan -- Old Lem / Sterling A. Brown -- Kitchenette buildings / Gwendolyn Brooks -- John Henry in Harlem / Melvin B. Tolson -- Ballad of the landlord / Langston Hughes -- The train runs late to Harlem / Conrad Kent Rivers -- Sonnet to a negro in Harlem / Helene Johnson -- Migration / Carole Gregory -- The tropics in New York / Claude McKay -- Preface to a twenty volume suicide note / Leroi Jones -- A black man talks of reaping / Arna Bontemps -- Freedom train / Langston Hughes -- Merry-go-round / Langston Hughes -- Incident / Countee Cullen -- Yet do I marvel / Countee Cullen -- Award / Ray Durem -- After the eleven o'clock news / anonymous -- A moment please / Paul Vesey -- Children's rhymes / Langston Hughes -- We real cool / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Epitaph: for a lady I know / Countee Cullen -- Sympathy / Ray Durem -- View from the corner / Paul Vesey -- Southern cop / Sterling A. Brown -- If we must die / Claude McKay -- The white house / Claude McKay -- We wear the mask / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- The crazy woman / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Impasse / Langston Hughes -- Reapers / Jean Toomer -- To the pale poets / Ray Durem
  • Vol. 4. Nonfiction -- From the life of Frederick Douglas / Frederick Douglas -- Cast down your bucket where you are / Booker T. Washington -- From the autobiography of W.E.B. DuBois / W.E.B. Dubois -- Not poor, just black / Dick Gregory -- Mascot / Malcolm X -- From manchild in the promised land / Claude Brown -- From letters to a black boy / Bob Teague -- The man who went to Chicago / Richard Wright -- Notes of a native son / James Baldwin -- I have a dream / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- The movement / Anee Moody -- A southern tale / James Farmer -- Negroes have a right to fight back / John Oliver Killens -- Black pawns in a white game / Julius Lester -- Tokenism: 300 years for five cents / LeRoi Jones -- The white race and its heroes / Eldridge Cleaver
Control code
77760
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
volumes
Lccn
77012560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)77760
Label
Afro-American literature, [by] William Adams, Peter Conn [and] Barry Slepian
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Vol. 1 Fiction : from The street / Ann Petry -- The poker party / William Melvin Kelley -- The rockpile / James Baldwin -- from If we must die / Junius Edwards -- God bless America / John Oliver Killens -- Flying home / Ralph Ellison -- Mother dear and daddy / Junius Edwards -- You're being so good, so kind / Gwendolyn Brooks -- The self-solace / Gwendolyn Brooks -- At the Burns-Coopers' -- Gwendolyn Brooks -- On being crazy / W.E.B. DuBois -- Singin Dinah's song / Frank London Brown -- On the road / Langston Hughes -- Klactoveedsetene / Charlie L. Russell -- King of the bingo game / Ralph Ellison -- The beach umbrella / Cyruus Colter
  • Vol. 2 Drama : A raisin in the sun / Lorraine Hansberry -- A land beyond the river / Loften Mitchell -- Purlie victorious / Ossie Davis
  • Vol. 3. Poetry -- For my people / Margaret Walker -- From the dark tower / Countee Cullen -- The day-breakers / Arna Bontemps -- And what shall you say? / Joseph S. Cotter, Jr. -- Status Quo / Binga Dismond -- For Edwin R. Embree / Owen Dodson -- Tenebris / Angelina W. Grimke*** -- In bondage / Claude McKay -- As I grew older / Langston Hughes -- Dark Symphony / Melvin B. Tolson -- John Henry / Anonymous -- Frederick Douglas / Robert Hayden -- Booker T. and W.E.B. / Dudley Randall -- Medgar Evers / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Mr. Z / M. Carl Holman -- Robert Whitmore / Frank Marshall Davis -- When Mahalia sings / Quandra Prettyman -- Crowns and garlands / Langston Hughes -- To a dark girl / Gwendolyn Bennett -- A dark and sudden beauty / Lance Jeffers -- Red / Countee Cullen -- Dream variation / Langston Hughes -- Soul / D.L. Graham -- Middle passage / Robert Hayden -- The negro speaks of rivers / Langston Hughes -- Heritage / Countee Cullen -- Heritage / Gwendolyn Bennett -- Jungle taste / Edward S. Silvera
  • Vol. 3 (cont) The African affair / Bruce McM. Wright -- The slave auction / Frances E.W. Harper -- Between the world and me / Richard Wright -- Song for a dark girl / Langston Hughes -- "So quetly" / Leslie Pinckney Hill -- Remembering Nat Turner / Sterling A. Brown -- Southern mansion / Arna Bontemps -- Tour 5 / Robert Hayden -- Runagate Runagate / Robert Hayden -- Picnic: the liberated / M. Carl Homan -- Old Lem / Sterling A. Brown -- Kitchenette buildings / Gwendolyn Brooks -- John Henry in Harlem / Melvin B. Tolson -- Ballad of the landlord / Langston Hughes -- The train runs late to Harlem / Conrad Kent Rivers -- Sonnet to a negro in Harlem / Helene Johnson -- Migration / Carole Gregory -- The tropics in New York / Claude McKay -- Preface to a twenty volume suicide note / Leroi Jones -- A black man talks of reaping / Arna Bontemps -- Freedom train / Langston Hughes -- Merry-go-round / Langston Hughes -- Incident / Countee Cullen -- Yet do I marvel / Countee Cullen -- Award / Ray Durem -- After the eleven o'clock news / anonymous -- A moment please / Paul Vesey -- Children's rhymes / Langston Hughes -- We real cool / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Epitaph: for a lady I know / Countee Cullen -- Sympathy / Ray Durem -- View from the corner / Paul Vesey -- Southern cop / Sterling A. Brown -- If we must die / Claude McKay -- The white house / Claude McKay -- We wear the mask / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- The crazy woman / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Impasse / Langston Hughes -- Reapers / Jean Toomer -- To the pale poets / Ray Durem
  • Vol. 4. Nonfiction -- From the life of Frederick Douglas / Frederick Douglas -- Cast down your bucket where you are / Booker T. Washington -- From the autobiography of W.E.B. DuBois / W.E.B. Dubois -- Not poor, just black / Dick Gregory -- Mascot / Malcolm X -- From manchild in the promised land / Claude Brown -- From letters to a black boy / Bob Teague -- The man who went to Chicago / Richard Wright -- Notes of a native son / James Baldwin -- I have a dream / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- The movement / Anee Moody -- A southern tale / James Farmer -- Negroes have a right to fight back / John Oliver Killens -- Black pawns in a white game / Julius Lester -- Tokenism: 300 years for five cents / LeRoi Jones -- The white race and its heroes / Eldridge Cleaver
Control code
77760
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
volumes
Lccn
77012560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)77760

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