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The Resource African American poets : lives, works, and sources, Joyce Pettis

African American poets : lives, works, and sources, Joyce Pettis

Label
African American poets : lives, works, and sources
Title
African American poets
Title remainder
lives, works, and sources
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Pettis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles 46 African American poets, from the 18th century to the present, including George Moses Horton, Maya Angelou, Gwendolyn Brooks, Countee Cullen, Rita Dove, Langston Hughes, Ishmael Reed, Sonia Sanchez, Jean Toomer, and Phillis Wheatley, along with information on various editions of their work and bibliographies
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pettis, Joyce Owens
Dewey number
  • 811.009/896073/03
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
P48 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American poetry
  • American poetry
  • African Americans
  • African American poets
  • African Americans in literature
Label
African American poets : lives, works, and sources, Joyce Pettis
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy032/2001050105.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Ai (1947- ) -- Maya Angelou (1928- ) -- Amiri Baraka (1934- ) -- Arna Bontemps (1902-1973) -- Gwendolyn Brooks (1917-2000) -- Sterling Brown (1901-1989) -- Lucille Clifton (1936- ) -- Wanda Coleman (1946- ) -- Jayne Cortez (1936- ) -- Countee Cullen (1903-1946) -- Toi Derricotte (1941- ) -- Rita Dove (1952- ) -- Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872-1906) -- Cornelius Eady (1954- ) --- Mari Evans (n.d.- ) -- Nikki Giovanni (1943- ) -- Jupiter Hammon (1711-1806) -- Frances Ellen Watkins Harper (1824-1911) -- Michael S. Harper (1938- ) -- Robert Hayden (1913-1980) -- George Moses Horton (1797?-1883?) -- Langston Hughes (1902-1968) -- Georgia Douglas Johnson (1886-1966) -- James Weldon Johnson (1871-1938) -- June Jordan (1936- ) -- Etheridge Knight (1931-1991) -- Yusef Komunyakaa (1947- ) -- Audre Lorde (1934-1992) -- Nathaniel Mackey (1947- ) -- Haki Madhubuti (1942- ) -- Colleen J. McElroy (1936- ) -- Claude McKay (1889-1948) -- E. Ethelbert Miller (1950- ) -- Thylias Moss (1954- ) -- Marilyn Nelson (1946- ) -- Dudley Randall (1914- ) -- Ishmael Reed (1938- ) -- Carolyn Rodgers (1945- ) -- Sonia Sanchez (1934- ) -- Melvin B. Tolson (1900-1966) -- Jean Toomer (1894-1967) -- Quincy Troupe (1943- ) -- Margaret Abigail Walker (1915-1998) -- Phillis Wheatley (1753-1784) -- Jay Wright (1935- ) -- Al Young (1939- )
Control code
ocm47989987
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 357 pages
Isbn
9780313311178
Lccn
2001050105
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)47989987
Label
African American poets : lives, works, and sources, Joyce Pettis
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy032/2001050105.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Ai (1947- ) -- Maya Angelou (1928- ) -- Amiri Baraka (1934- ) -- Arna Bontemps (1902-1973) -- Gwendolyn Brooks (1917-2000) -- Sterling Brown (1901-1989) -- Lucille Clifton (1936- ) -- Wanda Coleman (1946- ) -- Jayne Cortez (1936- ) -- Countee Cullen (1903-1946) -- Toi Derricotte (1941- ) -- Rita Dove (1952- ) -- Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872-1906) -- Cornelius Eady (1954- ) --- Mari Evans (n.d.- ) -- Nikki Giovanni (1943- ) -- Jupiter Hammon (1711-1806) -- Frances Ellen Watkins Harper (1824-1911) -- Michael S. Harper (1938- ) -- Robert Hayden (1913-1980) -- George Moses Horton (1797?-1883?) -- Langston Hughes (1902-1968) -- Georgia Douglas Johnson (1886-1966) -- James Weldon Johnson (1871-1938) -- June Jordan (1936- ) -- Etheridge Knight (1931-1991) -- Yusef Komunyakaa (1947- ) -- Audre Lorde (1934-1992) -- Nathaniel Mackey (1947- ) -- Haki Madhubuti (1942- ) -- Colleen J. McElroy (1936- ) -- Claude McKay (1889-1948) -- E. Ethelbert Miller (1950- ) -- Thylias Moss (1954- ) -- Marilyn Nelson (1946- ) -- Dudley Randall (1914- ) -- Ishmael Reed (1938- ) -- Carolyn Rodgers (1945- ) -- Sonia Sanchez (1934- ) -- Melvin B. Tolson (1900-1966) -- Jean Toomer (1894-1967) -- Quincy Troupe (1943- ) -- Margaret Abigail Walker (1915-1998) -- Phillis Wheatley (1753-1784) -- Jay Wright (1935- ) -- Al Young (1939- )
Control code
ocm47989987
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 357 pages
Isbn
9780313311178
Lccn
2001050105
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)47989987

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