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North American Negro poets

Dorothy Porter Wesley

North American Negro poets

a bibliographical checklist of their writings, 1760-1944

by Dorothy Porter Wesley

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Published by The Book farm in Hattiesburg, Miss .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American poetry -- African American authors -- Bibliography.,
  • African Americans in literature -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Dorothy B. Porter.
    GenreBibliography.
    SeriesHeartman"s historical series, no. 70
    ContributionsSchomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ1361.N39 P6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination90 p.
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6481969M
    LC Control Number45004014

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Chosen and Edited With An Essay On The Negro's Creative Genius. by JAMES WELDON JOHNSON. Author of "Fifty Years and Other Poems" Harcourt, Brace and Company, Inc., New York. Printed in the U.S.A. by the Quinn & Boden Company, Rahway, N.J. CONTENTS. PREFACE. PAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR A. Negro Poets by Charles Bertram Johnson.

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All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Counter Cullen It is now five years since James Weldon Johnson edited with a brilliant essay on “The Negro’s Creative Genius” The Book of American Negro Poetry, four years since the publication of Robert T.

Kerlin’s Negro Poets and Their Poems, and three years since from the Trinity College Press in Durham, North Carolina, came An Anthology of Verse by American. Read this book on Questia. There is, perhaps, a better excuse for giving an Anthology of American Negro Poetry to the public than can be offered for many of the anthologies that have recently been issued.

the public, generally speaking, does not know that there are American Negro poets—to supply this lack of information is, alone, a work worthy of somebody’s effort. Poets and versifiers of African descent have been publishing poetry on American shores since the year when a slave woman named Lucy Terry penned a rhymed description of an Indian attack on the town of Deerfield, Massachusetts, a quarter of a century before the revolt of the New England colonies against Britain.(1) And it was a Negro woman, Phillis Wheatley, who in one.

Among his most famous writings are Autobiography of an Ex-Coloured Man, published anonymously inand God's Trombones: Seven Negro Sermons in Verse (), the winner of the Harmon Gold Award.

He was also editor of several anthologies of African-American poetry and spirituals, and in his autobiography, Along This Way, was published. North American Poets and Poems. Part of The Everything Anthology of Poetry Conrad Aiken Evening Song of Senlin House of Dust Morning Song of Senlin The Room Sound of Breaking The Window Margaret Atwood Free Fall Morning in the Burned House Siren Song You Fit into Me Lynda Barry Strange Toilet John Berryman The Dream Songs (collection).

Init is still important for Negro children to know more about the historical contributions that have been made by Negroes and it is equally imperative that non-Negro youth know about these contributions that have been made by Negroes,"" says the editor in her Introduction.

To this end, she has put together an anthology of selections from the work of 12 poets, starting with Jupiter. William Braithwaite, from "Some Contemporary Poets of the Negro Race" () Unsigned Review of Spring in New Hampshire () Hubert Harrison, "Poetry of Claude McKay" [Review of Spring in New Hampshire and Other Poems ] ().

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