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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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