Trouble the water: 250 years of African-American poetry
The preeminent collection of African-American poetry, this future classic anthology features over 400 poems by 100 of the finest African-American poets from the 1700s through the 1990s. Representing 250 years of the black experience, from the moving and powerful oral histories passed on by slaves to the emotional and insightful modern works of Langston Hughes, Alice Walker, Rita Dove, Colleen McElroy, and others, this is the finest and most complete collection available.
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Review: Trouble the Water: 250 Years of African American PoetryUser Review - Ashley - Goodreads
I enjoyed this book. In this book, there are assorted peoms written by several different authors such as Allen Brown,Lucille Clifton, George Barlow, and Maya Angelou, and many more. I have always ... Read full review
Review: Trouble the Water: 250 Years of African American PoetryUser Review - Nikii - Goodreads
When I saw Trouble the Water, I was quick to pick it up, growing up I had hardly been taught any African American poetry, if so very little & just of those famous African American brothers & sisters ... Read full review
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Jerry Ward, Jr., Mississippi poet and essayist
The Impossible All These Years" " Untitled" "From Meditations on Richard Wright: Black Boy" Trouble the Water: 250 Years of African American Poetry (editor) ...
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Jerry W. Ward, Jr.,Professor of English at Dillard University, is editor of Trouble the Water: 250 Years of African American Poetry and co-editor (with A. ...
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APRIL 2006 NIKKI GIOVANNI Department of English Virginia Tech ...
Rpt. in Trouble the Water: 250 Years of African-American Poetry,. ed. Jerry W. Ward, Jr., pp. 418-19. New York: Mentor/Penguin, 1997. “For Tommy. ...
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