The Resource Heroism in the new black poetry : introductions & interviews, D. H. Melhem

Heroism in the new black poetry : introductions & interviews, D. H. Melhem

Label
Heroism in the new black poetry : introductions & interviews
Title
Heroism in the new black poetry
Title remainder
introductions & interviews
Statement of responsibility
D. H. Melhem
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
D.H. Melhem's clear introductions and frank interviews provide insight into the contemporary social and political consciousness of six acclaimed poets: Amiri Baraka, Gwendolyn Brooks, Jayne Cortez, Haki R. Madhubuti, Dudley Randall, and Sonia Sanchez. Since the 1960s, the poet hero has characterized a significant segment of Black American poetry. The six poets interviewed here have participated in and shaped the vanguard of this movement. Their poetry reflects the critical alternatives of African American life -- separatism and integration, feminism and sexual identity, religion and spirituali
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Melhem, D. H
Dewey number
811/.5409896073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
.M454 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American poetry
  • American poetry
  • African Americans
  • Poets, American
  • African American poets
Label
Heroism in the new black poetry : introductions & interviews, D. H. Melhem
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "An American Book Award Winner for 1991"--Cover
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Gwendolyn Brooks: Humanism and Heroism; INTERVIEW; 2. Dudley Randall: The Poet as Humanist; INTERVIEW; 3. Haki R. Madhubuti (Don L. Lee): Prescriptive Revolution; INTERVIEW; 4. Sonia Sanchez: The Will and the Spirit; INTERVIEW; 5. Jayne Cortez: Supersurrealist Vision; INTERVIEW; 6. Amiri Baraka (LeRoi Jones): Revolutionary Traditions; INTERVIEW; That Is Construction; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (290 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813158136
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000334049
  • (EBL)1915200
  • (SSID)ssj0001402136
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12536554
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001402136
  • (PQKBWorkID)11358196
  • (PQKB)11230554
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1915200
  • (OCoLC)556024198
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse44079
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000334049
Label
Heroism in the new black poetry : introductions & interviews, D. H. Melhem
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "An American Book Award Winner for 1991"--Cover
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Gwendolyn Brooks: Humanism and Heroism; INTERVIEW; 2. Dudley Randall: The Poet as Humanist; INTERVIEW; 3. Haki R. Madhubuti (Don L. Lee): Prescriptive Revolution; INTERVIEW; 4. Sonia Sanchez: The Will and the Spirit; INTERVIEW; 5. Jayne Cortez: Supersurrealist Vision; INTERVIEW; 6. Amiri Baraka (LeRoi Jones): Revolutionary Traditions; INTERVIEW; That Is Construction; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (290 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813158136
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000334049
  • (EBL)1915200
  • (SSID)ssj0001402136
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12536554
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001402136
  • (PQKBWorkID)11358196
  • (PQKB)11230554
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1915200
  • (OCoLC)556024198
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse44079
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000334049

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