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The Resource The plum flower dance : poems 1985 to 2005, Afaa Michael Weaver = [Mei wu / Wei Yafeng]

The plum flower dance : poems 1985 to 2005, Afaa Michael Weaver = [Mei wu / Wei Yafeng]

Label
The plum flower dance : poems 1985 to 2005
Title
The plum flower dance
Title remainder
poems 1985 to 2005
Statement of responsibility
Afaa Michael Weaver = [Mei wu / Wei Yafeng]
Title variation
Mei wu
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Winner of the 2008 Paterson Award for Literary Excellence ""Weaver has crafted a virtual planet in this book with plenty of alternate geographies for readers of all flavors and stripes. Marvelous. Huge. Prodigious."--North American Review
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weaver, Afaa M.
Dewey number
811.54
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS3573.E1794
LC item number
P55 2007eb
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Pitt poetry series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poetry
  • FICTION
  • POETRY
  • Poetry
Label
The plum flower dance : poems 1985 to 2005, Afaa Michael Weaver = [Mei wu / Wei Yafeng]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Parallel title with author statement in Chinese characters
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents -- Gold -- Ego -- A Meditation for My Son -- Sandy Point -- The Madman Raises the Dead -- An Improbable Mecca -- The Peacock Feather in Texas -- The Poet Reclining -- High Sierra -- Water -- I -- Radio Days -- Beginnings -- Lamentations -- White Shoes and Swings -- Hersheyâ€?s Chocolate -- Mt. Zion Baptist -- The Robe -- The Dogs -- The Appaloosa -- A Woman From Fredericksburg -- Science -- Going to Church with C.W. -- In C.W.â€?s Closet -- Dialing for Dollars -- A Maxim -- Wood -- LIV -- Sears Roebuck -- American Income
  • Fifteen YearsBaby Boy -- The Lawn -- The Poets -- The Southpaw -- Rambling -- My Fatherâ€?s First Baseball Game -- The Final Trains of August -- The Picnic, an Homage to Civil Rights -- Thelonious -- The Last Jazz Club
  • Composition for White Critics Who Think African-American Poets Cannot Work in Contexts of Pure Concerns for Language and Post-Postmodern Twenty-first Century Inventivenessss in Lyric Expressssion Due to Their Self-Limiting Concerns with Language as a Means of Self-Expression and Racial/Cultural Identity in Poetry That Is Ultimately Perhaps Beautiful However Too Trite and Too Folksy to Be Post [//] Theorist EfficacySamâ€?s -- Zombie Dance, Tapppping the Bloodroot -- Fire -- LXIII -- My Heart -- Tuna Fish -- Sub Shop Girl -- Reunions -- PMS
  • An Elegy for Lorraine HansberryFriendship, 1994 -- House Training -- Adam and EvEve -- The Model -- Lovers with Flowers -- Self-Portrait -- Solitude -- The Path -- Damo Before the Wall -- Earth -- XXIX -- Borders -- Water Song -- Luxembourg Garden -- New England -- My Fatherâ€?s Geography -- Theme for Intermediate Chinese -- Notes -- Acknowledgments
Control code
878136386
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (136 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822978190
Lccn
2007369458
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5r8f7h
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878136386
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The plum flower dance : poems 1985 to 2005, Afaa Michael Weaver = [Mei wu / Wei Yafeng]
Publication
Copyright
Note
Parallel title with author statement in Chinese characters
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents -- Gold -- Ego -- A Meditation for My Son -- Sandy Point -- The Madman Raises the Dead -- An Improbable Mecca -- The Peacock Feather in Texas -- The Poet Reclining -- High Sierra -- Water -- I -- Radio Days -- Beginnings -- Lamentations -- White Shoes and Swings -- Hersheyâ€?s Chocolate -- Mt. Zion Baptist -- The Robe -- The Dogs -- The Appaloosa -- A Woman From Fredericksburg -- Science -- Going to Church with C.W. -- In C.W.â€?s Closet -- Dialing for Dollars -- A Maxim -- Wood -- LIV -- Sears Roebuck -- American Income
  • Fifteen YearsBaby Boy -- The Lawn -- The Poets -- The Southpaw -- Rambling -- My Fatherâ€?s First Baseball Game -- The Final Trains of August -- The Picnic, an Homage to Civil Rights -- Thelonious -- The Last Jazz Club
  • Composition for White Critics Who Think African-American Poets Cannot Work in Contexts of Pure Concerns for Language and Post-Postmodern Twenty-first Century Inventivenessss in Lyric Expressssion Due to Their Self-Limiting Concerns with Language as a Means of Self-Expression and Racial/Cultural Identity in Poetry That Is Ultimately Perhaps Beautiful However Too Trite and Too Folksy to Be Post [//] Theorist EfficacySamâ€?s -- Zombie Dance, Tapppping the Bloodroot -- Fire -- LXIII -- My Heart -- Tuna Fish -- Sub Shop Girl -- Reunions -- PMS
  • An Elegy for Lorraine HansberryFriendship, 1994 -- House Training -- Adam and EvEve -- The Model -- Lovers with Flowers -- Self-Portrait -- Solitude -- The Path -- Damo Before the Wall -- Earth -- XXIX -- Borders -- Water Song -- Luxembourg Garden -- New England -- My Fatherâ€?s Geography -- Theme for Intermediate Chinese -- Notes -- Acknowledgments
Control code
878136386
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (136 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822978190
Lccn
2007369458
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5r8f7h
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878136386
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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