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We're on a June Jordan reader edited by Christoph Keller & Jan Heller Levi ; introduction by Rachel Eliza Griffiths

Title:
We are on
Author:
Jordan, June 1936-2002  Search this
Editor:
Keller, Christoph 1963-  Search this
Levi, Jan Heller  Search this
Writer of introduction:
Griffiths, Rachel Eliza  Search this
Physical description:
489 pages 23 cm
Type:
Poetry
Poésie
Essay
Literary collections
Essays
LITERARY COLLECTIONS / American / General
POETRY / American / African American
Essais
Date:
2017
Topic:
American poetry--African American authors  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Poetry--African American  Search this
Poésie américaine--Auteurs noirs américains  Search this
Noirs américains  Search this
LITERARY COLLECTIONS--American--General  Search this
POETRY--American--African American  Search this
American  Search this
African American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1153613

The strangers book the human of African American literature Lloyd Pratt

Author:
Pratt, Lloyd 1967-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xii, 186 pages .)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Date:
2016
19th century
Topic:
American literature--African American authors--History and criticism  Search this
American literature--History and criticism  Search this
African Americans--Race identity--History  Search this
Strangers in literature  Search this
Blacks in literature  Search this
Human beings in literature  Search this
SOCIAL SCIENCE--Ethnic Studies--African American Studies  Search this
African Americans--Race identity  Search this
American literature  Search this
American literature--African American authors  Search this
Call number:
PS153.N5 P73 2016 (Internet)
Restrictions & Rights:
1-user
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1153195

Selected poems of Langston Hughes / Drawings by E. McKnight Kauffer

Title:
Selected poems, Langston Hughes
Author:
Hughes, Langston 1902-1967  Search this
Illustrator:
Kauffer, E. McKnight (Edward McKnight) 1890-1954  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 297 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1977
1959
1977 [©1959]
SIGLO XX
Topic:
American poetry--African American authors  Search this
POESIA AFROAMERICANA  Search this
LITERATURA AFROAMERICANA  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1114437

Poems of cabin and field by Paul Lawrence Dunbar ; illustrated with photographs by the Hampton Institute Camera Club and decorations by Alice Morse

Author:
Dunbar, Paul Laurence 1872-1906  Search this
Author:
Morse, Alice C (Alice Cordelia),) 1862-  Search this
Physical description:
125 pages illustrations 22 cm
Type:
Poetry
Pictorial cloth bindings (Binding)
Publishers' cloth bindings (Binding)
Relief halftones (prints)
Place:
United States
New York
Date:
1899
19th century
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
American poetry--African American authors  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1064235

Poems by Frances E. W. Harper

Publisher:
Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins 1825-1911  Search this
Electrotyper:
George S. Ferguson Co.  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 90 pages portrait 18 cm
Type:
Poetry
Date:
1900
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
American poetry--African American authors  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1063470

The complete poems of Paul Laurence Dunbar with the introduction to "Lyrics of lowly life," by W.D. Howells

Author:
Dunbar, Paul Laurence 1872-1906  Search this
Physical description:
xxxii, 289 pages portrait 21 cm
Type:
Books
Poetry
Date:
1918
Topic:
American poetry--African American authors  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1053746

Interview with Tony Medina

Collection Creator:
Washington, Rico, Music Journalist  Search this
Yanagawa, Shino, Photographer  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Oral histories (document genres)
Interviews
Place:
Bronx (New York, N.Y.)
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Tony Medina is an author/poet who grew up in the Throggs Neck neighborhood in the Bronx, New York. Medina describes the difference between the predominantly minority housing projects he lived in and the white neighborhoods that bordered them. Medina explains how his upbrining helped inspire his writing.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
American poetry -- African American authors  Search this
Public housing  Search this
Genre/Form:
Oral histories (document genres)
Interviews -- 21st century
Collection Citation:
We the People Project Records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Rico Washington and Shino Yanagawa.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-103, Item acma_06-103-tonyMedina
See more items in:
We the People: The Citizens of NYCHA in Photos + Words Project Records
We the People: The Citizens of NYCHA in Photos + Words Project Records / Series I: Interviews
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa7285ae4c3-dbef-4b98-a39f-b2357b2e64f3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-103-ref47

19th century African-American Literature Collection

Names:
African Methodist Episcopal Church  Search this
First African Baptist Church (Savannah, Ga.)  Search this
Knights of Pythias  Search this
Douglass, Frederick, 1817?-1895  Search this
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879  Search this
Extent:
3.4 Linear feet ((30 books))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Books
Date:
circa 1800 - circa 1898
Summary:
This collection, which dates from the 19th century, contains 30 books written by or concerning African-Americans. The books are largely non-fiction and include material relating to African-American churches and evangelists, fraternal organizations, prominent members of the African-American Community, former slaves, education and self-improvement. Also present are several volumes of poetry, a tax ledger and a volume concerning patents.
Formatted Contents note:
Life and times of Frederick Douglass, written by himself -- Duplicate copy of the souvenir from the Afro-American league of Tennessee to Hon. James M. Ashley of Ohio... -- Myrtilla Miner, a memoir -- A narrative of the life and travels of Mrs. Nancy Prince -- A list of patents granted by the United States from April 10, 1790... -- Comly's spelling and reading book -- Poems written during the progress of the abolition question in the United States... -- The Black phalanx -- Progress of a race; or, the remarkable advancement of the Afro-American Negro from the bondage of slavery... -- Africa and America; addresses and discourses -- A discourse, delivered on the death of Capt. Paul Cuffe -- An apology for African Methodism -- History of the Knights of Pythias -- The college of life; or, practical self-educator, a manual of self-improvement for the colored race... -- The Rev. J.W. Loguen, as a slave and as a freeman -- Behind the scenes -- The story of Archer Alexander from slavery to freedom, March 30, 1863 -- From slave cabin to pulpit: the autobiography of Rev. Peter Randolph -- Uncle Tom's story of his life from 1789-1877 -- Poems on various subjects, religious and moral -- Men of mark: eminent, progressive and rising -- [Tax ledger] -- A memorial discourse by Rev. Henry Highland Grant -- My recollections of African M.E. Ministers -- William Lloyd Garrison: the abolitionist -- Annals of the First African church in the United States of America... -- How to get and keep churches out of debt... -- Code and the discipline of the African Methodist Episcopalian Zion Church -- History of the First African Baptist Church -- An autobiography: the story of the Lord's dealings with Mrs. Amanda Smith, the colored evangelist.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African Americans -- Social conditions  Search this
African American religious leaders  Search this
Slavery -- United States  Search this
Freedmen  Search this
Slaves  Search this
American poetry -- African American authors  Search this
African Americans -- Social life and customs  Search this
Genre/Form:
Books
Citation:
19th century African-American literature collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-107
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-06-107

Pass it on : African-American poetry for children / selected by Wade Hudson ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper

Author:
Hudson, Wade  Search this
Cooper, Floyd  Search this
Hudson, Cheryl Willis  Search this
Stevens, Lauren  Search this
Scholastic Inc  Search this
Physical description:
32 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Juvenile poetry
Collections
Poetry
Children's poetry
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Date:
1993
C1993
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
African American children  Search this
Play  Search this
Families  Search this
Children's poetry  Search this
Children's poetry, American  Search this
American poetry--African American authors  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1010650

How sweet the sound : African-American songs for children / selected by Wade & Cheryl Hudson ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper

Title:
African-American songs for children
Author:
Hudson, Wade  Search this
Hudson, Cheryl Willis  Search this
Illustrator:
Cooper, Floyd  Search this
Physical description:
48 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Type:
Texts
Juvenile poetry
Music
Sound recordings
Juvenile works
Poetry
Place:
United States
Date:
1995
©1995
Topic:
Children's poetry, American  Search this
American poetry--African American authors  Search this
Children's songs  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Songs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106463

Color / by Countee Cullen

Author:
Cullen, Countee 1903-1946  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 108 pages : portrait ; 20 cm
Type:
Poetry
American poetry
Dummies (Publishing)
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
1925
20th century
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Black race  Search this
African American authors  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1063409

Black nature : four centuries of African American nature poetry / edited by Camille T. Dungy

Editor:
Dungy, Camille T. 1972-  Search this
Physical description:
xxxv, 387 pages ; 23 cm
Type:
Poetry
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Date:
2009
©2009
Topic:
Nature  Search this
American poetry--African American authors  Search this
American poetry--African American authors--History and criticism  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1065344

Counting descent / Clint Smith

Author:
Smith, Clint  Search this
Physical description:
74 pages ; 23 cm
Type:
Poetry
American poetry
Date:
2016
21st century
Topic:
Blacks--Race identity  Search this
African American authors  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1088151

Fetish bones / Camae Ayewa

Author:
Ayewa, Camae  Search this
Physical description:
116 pages ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Poetry
Date:
2016
21st century
Topic:
American poetry  Search this
American poetry--African American authors  Search this
American poetry--Women authors  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1089836

Electric arches / Eve L. Ewing

Author:
Ewing, Eve L.  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 90 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Type:
Poetry
Place:
Illinois
Chicago
Chicago (Ill.)
Date:
2017
21st century
Topic:
American poetry  Search this
African Americans  Search this
American poetry--African American authors  Search this
American poetry--Women authors  Search this
Authors, American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1094663

The BreakBeat poets : new American poetry in the age of hip-hop / Kevin Coval, Quraysh Ali Lansana, & Nate Marshall, editors

Title:
Break Beat poets
New American poetry in the age of hip-hop
Editor:
Coval, Kevin  Search this
Lansana, Quraysh Ali  Search this
Marshall, Nate  Search this
Publisher:
Haymarket Books  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 350 pages : portraits ; 23 cm
Type:
Poetry
Date:
2015
20th century
21st century
Topic:
Hip-hop--Influence  Search this
American poetry  Search this
American poetry--African American authors  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1102414

Black queer hoe / Britteney Black Rose Kapri ; foreword by Danez Smith

Author:
Kapri, Britteney Black Rose  Search this
Author:
Smith, Danez  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 55 pages ; 22 cm
Type:
Poetry
American poetry
Date:
2018
21st century
Topic:
African American women  Search this
Sexual rights  Search this
Gender identity  Search this
Queer theory  Search this
African American authors  Search this
Women authors  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1104652

Bearden's odyssey : poets respond to the art of Romare Bearden / edited by Kwame Dawes and Matthew Shenoda ; foreword by Derek Walcott

Editor:
Dawes, Kwame Senu Neville 1962-  Search this
Shenoda, Matthew  Search this
Writer of foreword:
Walcott, Derek  Search this
Subject:
Bearden, Romare 1911-1988  Search this
Bearden, Romare 1911-1988 Influence  Search this
Physical description:
xxiii, 115 pages, 6 unnumbered folded leaves of plates : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Poetry
Place:
United States
Date:
2017
21st century
Topic:
American poetry--African American authors  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Art and literature  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106841

Speech/acts / curated by Meg Onli ; organized and presented by the Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania

Title:
Speech acts
Curator:
Onli, Meg  Search this
Writer of foreword:
Sadao, Amy  Search this
Publisher:
University of Pennsylvania Institute of Contemporary Art  Search this
Futurepoem Books  Search this
Physical description:
175 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Poetry
Exhibition catalogs
Illustrated works
Date:
2017
Topic:
Experimental poetry, American  Search this
American poetry--African American authors  Search this
Poetry and the arts  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1107413

The entrance place of wonders : poems of the Harlem Renaissance / selected by Daphne Muse ; illustrated by Charlotte Riley-Webb

Editor:
Muse, Daphne  Search this
Illustrator:
Riley-Webb, Charlotte  Search this
Physical description:
1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 28 cm
Type:
Juvenile literature
Juvenile poetry
Juvenile works
Poetry
Literature
Date:
2006
Topic:
American poetry--African American authors  Search this
Harlem Renaissance  Search this
African American poets  Search this
Call number:
PS591.N4 E58 2006
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_812408

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