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The Resource Extraordinary measures : Afrocentric modernism and twentieth-century American poetry, Lorenzo Thomas

Extraordinary measures : Afrocentric modernism and twentieth-century American poetry, Lorenzo Thomas

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Extraordinary measures : Afrocentric modernism and twentieth-century American poetry
Title
Extraordinary measures
Title remainder
Afrocentric modernism and twentieth-century American poetry
Statement of responsibility
Lorenzo Thomas
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Revives and appraises the writings of a number of this century's most important African American poets."--Cover
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-2005
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Thomas, Lorenzo
Dewey number
811/.509896073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS310.N4
LC item number
T48 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Modern and contemporary poetics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American poetry
  • American poetry
  • African Americans
  • Modernism (Literature)
  • American poetry
  • African Americans in literature
Label
Extraordinary measures : Afrocentric modernism and twentieth-century American poetry, Lorenzo Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [237]-260) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fenton Johnson : the high cost of militance -- William Stanley Braithwaite and Harriet Monroe : the battle for new poetry -- Margaret Walker and the contest to define America -- Literary criticism and the color line : Melvin B. Tolson's eloquent accommodations -- Roots of the Black Arts movement : New York in the 1960s -- Amiri Baraka : gathering the spirits -- A change is gonna come : Black voices of Louisiana -- Neon griot : the functional role of poetry readings -- At the edge of the twenty-first century
Control code
42080108
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 271 pages
Isbn
9780817310158
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99006833
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Extraordinary measures : Afrocentric modernism and twentieth-century American poetry, Lorenzo Thomas
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [237]-260) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fenton Johnson : the high cost of militance -- William Stanley Braithwaite and Harriet Monroe : the battle for new poetry -- Margaret Walker and the contest to define America -- Literary criticism and the color line : Melvin B. Tolson's eloquent accommodations -- Roots of the Black Arts movement : New York in the 1960s -- Amiri Baraka : gathering the spirits -- A change is gonna come : Black voices of Louisiana -- Neon griot : the functional role of poetry readings -- At the edge of the twenty-first century
Control code
42080108
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 271 pages
Isbn
9780817310158
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99006833
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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