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Gwendolyn Brooks : Poetry and the Heroic Voice

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Gwendolyn Brooks : Poetry and the Heroic Voice
Title
Gwendolyn Brooks
Title remainder
Poetry and the Heroic Voice
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Language
eng
Summary
Gwendolyn Brooks is one of the major American poets of this century and the first black woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for poetry (1950). Yet far less critical attention has focused on her work than on that of her peers. In this comprehensive biocritical study, Melhem -- herself a poet and critic -- traces the development of Brooks's poetry over four decades, from such early works as A Street in Bronzeville, Annie Allen, and The Bean Eaters, to the more recent In the Mecca, Riot, and To Disembark. In addition to analyzing the poetic devices used, Melhem examines the biographical, historical
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Melhem, D. H
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3503.R7244
LC item number
Z76 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Brooks, Gwendolyn
  • Brooks, Gwendolyn
  • Poets, American
  • African American poets
  • African Americans in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • African American poets
  • African Americans in literature
  • Poets, American
Label
Gwendolyn Brooks : Poetry and the Heroic Voice
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Abbreviations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Biographical; 2. A Street in Bronzeville; 3. Annie Allen; 4. Maud Martha, Bronzeville Boys and Girls; 5. The Bean Eaters; 6. Selected Poems; 7. In the Mecca; 8. Riot, Family Pictures, Aloneness; 9. Later Works; ""In Montgomery""; Report from Part One; The Tiger Who Wore White Gloves; Beckonings; Primer For Blacks; To Disembark; Very Young Poets; 10. A Major Poet; Notes; Bibliography of Works by Gwendolyn Brooks; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; V; W; Y; Z
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (281 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813148588
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt129c51m
  • 061450CE-B3FC-47DE-B9CE-1AB441FEFFFF
System control number
  • (OCoLC)900344380
  • (OCoLC)ocn900344380
Label
Gwendolyn Brooks : Poetry and the Heroic Voice
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Abbreviations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Biographical; 2. A Street in Bronzeville; 3. Annie Allen; 4. Maud Martha, Bronzeville Boys and Girls; 5. The Bean Eaters; 6. Selected Poems; 7. In the Mecca; 8. Riot, Family Pictures, Aloneness; 9. Later Works; ""In Montgomery""; Report from Part One; The Tiger Who Wore White Gloves; Beckonings; Primer For Blacks; To Disembark; Very Young Poets; 10. A Major Poet; Notes; Bibliography of Works by Gwendolyn Brooks; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; V; W; Y; Z
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (281 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813148588
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt129c51m
  • 061450CE-B3FC-47DE-B9CE-1AB441FEFFFF
System control number
  • (OCoLC)900344380
  • (OCoLC)ocn900344380

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