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The Resource African-American poets : Phillis Wheatley through Melvin B. Tolson, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom

African-American poets : Phillis Wheatley through Melvin B. Tolson, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom

Label
African-American poets : Phillis Wheatley through Melvin B. Tolson
Title
African-American poets
Title remainder
Phillis Wheatley through Melvin B. Tolson
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811.009/896073
Index
index present
LC call number
PS310.N4
LC item number
A69 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bloom, Harold
Series statement
Modern critical views
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American poetry
  • African Americans in literature
Label
African-American poets : Phillis Wheatley through Melvin B. Tolson, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-310) and index
Contents
Introduction / Harold Bloom -- Preacherly text: African American poetry and vernacular performance / Marcellus Blount -- D.H. Lawrence and black writers / Leo Hamalian -- Introduction to The poems of Phillis Wheatley / Julian D. Mason, Jr.-- Slave's subtle war: Phillis Wheatley's use of biblical myth and symbol / Sondra O'Neale -- "Let me make the songs for the people": a study of Frances Watkins Harper's poetry / Patricia Liggins Hill -- Paul Dunbar and the mask of dialect / John Keeling -- Paul Laurence Dunbar: master player in a fixed game / Ralph Story -- Weapon of my song: the poetry of James Weldon Johnson / Richard A. Long -- Claude McKay's romanticism / Geta J. LeSeur -- Whitman legacy and the Harlem Renaissance / George B. Hutchinson -- New Negro poet and the Nachal man: Sterling Brown's folk odyssey / John S. Wright -- Jazz, realism, and the modernist lyric: the poetry of Langston Hughes / Anita Patterson -- "Singing man who must be reckoned with": private desire and public responsibility in the poetry of Countée Cullen / Peter Powers -- Dual reality: echoes of Blake's tiger in Cullen's heritage / Ronald E. Sheasby -- Evolution of style in the poetry of Melvin B. Tolson / Mariann B. Russell -- Hamlet rives us: the sonnets of Melvin B. Tolson / Gary Smith
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vii, 335 p.
Isbn
9780791063323
Lccn
2002006352
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780791063323
  • (Sirsi) 464124
  • (OCoLC)49698879
Label
African-American poets : Phillis Wheatley through Melvin B. Tolson, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-310) and index
Contents
Introduction / Harold Bloom -- Preacherly text: African American poetry and vernacular performance / Marcellus Blount -- D.H. Lawrence and black writers / Leo Hamalian -- Introduction to The poems of Phillis Wheatley / Julian D. Mason, Jr.-- Slave's subtle war: Phillis Wheatley's use of biblical myth and symbol / Sondra O'Neale -- "Let me make the songs for the people": a study of Frances Watkins Harper's poetry / Patricia Liggins Hill -- Paul Dunbar and the mask of dialect / John Keeling -- Paul Laurence Dunbar: master player in a fixed game / Ralph Story -- Weapon of my song: the poetry of James Weldon Johnson / Richard A. Long -- Claude McKay's romanticism / Geta J. LeSeur -- Whitman legacy and the Harlem Renaissance / George B. Hutchinson -- New Negro poet and the Nachal man: Sterling Brown's folk odyssey / John S. Wright -- Jazz, realism, and the modernist lyric: the poetry of Langston Hughes / Anita Patterson -- "Singing man who must be reckoned with": private desire and public responsibility in the poetry of Countée Cullen / Peter Powers -- Dual reality: echoes of Blake's tiger in Cullen's heritage / Ronald E. Sheasby -- Evolution of style in the poetry of Melvin B. Tolson / Mariann B. Russell -- Hamlet rives us: the sonnets of Melvin B. Tolson / Gary Smith
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vii, 335 p.
Isbn
9780791063323
Lccn
2002006352
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780791063323
  • (Sirsi) 464124
  • (OCoLC)49698879

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