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Written by:
Haki R. Madhubuti, American, born 1942  Search this
Printed by:
Broadside Press, founded 1965  Search this
Owned by:
Furious Flower Poetry Center, American, founded 1999  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 7/16 × 5 1/2 × 3/16 in. (21.5 × 14 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
books
Place printed:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970
Description:
This is a paperback volume of poetry titled "We Walk the Way of the New World" by Don L. Lee. The cover is black, with a large central image against a red, green and yellow mosaic background. Divided into three fields by black borders with brown and yellow triangles, the top field has the title in black letters, followed by a crescent moon and star. The middle field shows a drawing of an individual in profile, flanked by an African sculpture to the right and a large African mask to the left. The bottom field has the words "By Don L. Lee/ Broadside Press Detroit." In the bottom right corner of the cover are the numbers "$1.50."
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Furious Flower Poetry Center, JMU
Object number:
2014.254.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1970 Haki Madhubuti. 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/fd5095e4be1-9292-437f-b560-23dc6061103c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.254.1