eBook African American Poets: Critical survey of poetry, 1st Edition

  • Rosemary M. Canfield Reisman
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  • ISBN-10: 1587658968
  • ISBN-13: 9781587658969
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 250 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released February 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

Profiles major poets throughout history and the world, including analyses of their significant individual poems or collections. Discusses influential AFRICAN AMERICAN POETS such as Maya Angelou, Gwendolyn Brooks, Langston Hughes, Paul Beatty, and Alice Walker.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Contributors.
African American Poetry.
Harlem Renaissance.
1: Angelou, Maya.
2: Amiri Baraka.
3: Beatty, Paul.
4: Bontemps, Arna.
5: Brooks, Gwendolyn.
6: Brown, Sterling A..
7: Clifton, Lucille.
8: Cullen, Countée.
9: Dodson, Owen.
10: Dove, Rita.
11: Dunbar, Paul Laurence.
12: Emanuel, James A..
13: Giovanni, Nikki.
14: Horton, George Moses.
15: Hughes, Langston.
16: Johnson, James Weldon.
17: Kaufman, Bob.
18: Komunyakaa, Yusef.
19: Lorde, Audre.
20: Mckay, Claude.
21: Madhubuti, Haki R..
22: Toomer, Jean.
23: Walker, Alice.
24: Wheatley, Phillis.
Checklist for Explicating a Poem.
Bibliography.
Guide to Online Resources.
Category Index.
Subject Index.