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Written by:
Sonia Sanchez, American, born 1934  Search this
Published by:
Broadside Press, founded 1965  Search this
Illustrated by:
Ademola Olugebefola, American, born 1941  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 1/2 x 5 3/8 x 1/4 in. (21.6 x 13.7 x 0.6 cm)
Type:
poems
Date:
1970
Description:
A compilation of poems written by Sonia Sanchez and published in 1970. The book is divided into three sections: Survival Poems, Love/Songs/Chants, and TCB/EN Poems. The font cover features a black and white illustration by Ademola Olugebefola. Text at the top reads: [Broadside Press $ 1.50 / We A BaddDDD People / -Sonia Sanchez]. Below the header is black and white drawing. This copy has a note from Sanchez in 1972. The back of the cover has a black and white photograph of Sanchez.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Identity  Search this
Language  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Bertha Maxwell Roddey
Object number:
2012.22.12
Restrictions & Rights:
©1970 by Sonia Sanchez Knight. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Exhibition:
A Changing America: 1968 and Beyond
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 1, C1 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f131223f-db54-4736-8b77-3af728f4bc8b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.22.12