African-American Poetry: An Anthology, 1773-1930 share button
Joan R. Sherman
Format Paperback
Dimensions 5.29 (w) x 8.21 (h) x 0.25 (d)
Pages 96
Publisher Dover Publications
Publication Date July 1997
ISBN 9780486296043
Book ISBN 10 0486296040
About Book
Rich selection of 74 poems ranging from the religious and moral verse of Phillis Wheatley Peters (ca. 1753–1784) to 20th-century work of Langston Hughes and Countee Cullen. Other contributors include James Weldon Johnson, Paul Laurence Dunbar, many others. Indispensable for students of the black experience in America and any lover of fine poetry. Includes 4 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative.