The Resource I, too, sing america : Three Centuries of African American Poetry., Catherine Clinton, (eaudio)

I, too, sing america : Three Centuries of African American Poetry., Catherine Clinton, (eaudio)

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I, too, sing america : Three Centuries of African American Poetry.
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I, too, sing america
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Three Centuries of African American Poetry.
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Catherine Clinton
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eng
Summary
Starting with Lucy Terry of the early eighteenth century and finishing with poet laureate Rita Dove, this inspiring anthology edited by Catherine Clinton captures the enormous talent and passion of black poets. Powerful and diverse, I, Too, Sing America is a forum for voices baring their souls, speaking their minds, tracing their roots and proclaiming their dreams. Each of the twenty-five poets is introduced with a brief biography and poetry notes to help the listener place their work in context. Included in the anthology is: "I, Too, Sing America" by Langston Hughes "Bars Fight" by Lucy Terry "Liberty and Peace" by Phillis Wheatley "On Liberty and Slavery" by George Moses Horton "Yes! Strike Again That Sounding String" by James M. Whitfield "Bury Me in a Free Land" by Frances Ellen Watkins Harper "The Song of the Smoke" by W.E.B. Du Bois "Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing" by James Weldon Johnson "We Wear the Mask" by Paul Laurence Dunbar "The Black Finger" by Angelina Weld Grimke "Your World" and "Interracial" by Georgia Douglas Johnson "Children of the Sun" by Fenton Johnson "If We Must Die" and "The White House" by Claude McKay "Beehive" by Jean Toomer "Heritage" and "To a Dark Girl" by Gwendolyn Bennett "A Black Man Talks of Reaping" by Arna Bontemps "Harlem," "The Negro Speaks of Rivers," "Merry-Go-Round," and "Cross" by Langston Hughes "Tableau," "Saturday's Child," and "Incident" by Countee Cullen "Sorrow Home" by Margaret Walker "Martin Luther King Jr.," "Malcolm X," and "We Real Cool" by Gwendolyn Brooks "Still I Rise" by Maya Angelou "Rites of Passage" by Audre Lorde "In the Year" by Amiri Baraka "The Funeral of Martin Luther King, Jr." by Nikki Giovanni "Women" by Alice Walker "Primer" by Rita Dove
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Clinton, Catherine
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Narrator: Ashley Bryan
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I, too, sing america : Three Centuries of African American Poetry., Catherine Clinton, (eaudio)
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (2 audio files)
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9780792785071
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I, too, sing america : Three Centuries of African American Poetry., Catherine Clinton, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (2 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780792785071
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
D65E50BA-49AD-4DD8-AF8E-15A16839EFA5
System control number
ODN0002345171
System details
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 57522 KB)
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not applicable
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not applicable

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