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The Resource Chant of saints : a gathering of Afro-American literature, art, and scholarship, edited by Michael S. Harper and Robert B. Stepto

Chant of saints : a gathering of Afro-American literature, art, and scholarship, edited by Michael S. Harper and Robert B. Stepto

Label
Chant of saints : a gathering of Afro-American literature, art, and scholarship
Title
Chant of saints
Title remainder
a gathering of Afro-American literature, art, and scholarship
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael S. Harper and Robert B. Stepto
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810/.8/0896073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS508.N3
LC item number
C49
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Chant of saints : a gathering of Afro-American literature, art, and scholarship, edited by Michael S. Harper and Robert B. Stepto
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Foreword / John Hope Franklin -- Preface -- Son's return : oh, didn't he ramble / Sterling A. Brown -- Uplift from a dark tower and other poems / Michael S. Harper -- Historical frequencies of Ralph Waldo Ellison / John F. Callahan -- Paintings / Richard Yarde -- Elegies for Paradise Valley / Robert Hayden -- Covenant of timelessness and time : symbolism and history in Robert Hayden's Angle of ascent / Wilburn Williams, Jr. -- Sculpture / Richard Hunt -- Sense of story / James Alan McPherson -- Music of the streets / Frederick Turner -- Someone sweet angel child / Sherley A. Williams -- Blues roots of contemporary Afro-American poetry / Sherley A. Williams -- Packwood's sermon by firelight / Leon Forrest -- If he changed my name : an interview with Leon Forrest -- Art of Romare Bearden / Ralph Ellison -- Odysseus collages / Romare Bearden -- Schooner Flight / Derek Walcott -- Toward a world Black literature and community / Melvin Dixon -- I thought I knew these people : Richard Wright and the Afro-American literary tradition / Robert B. Stepto -- from Sula / Toni Morrison -- Intimate things in place : a conversation with Toni Morrison -- Siras Bowens of Sunbury, Georgia : a Tidewater artist in the Afro-American visual tradition / Robert Farris Thompson -- Africa, slavery, and the roots of contemporary Black culture / Mary F. Berry & John W. Blassingame -- Shadows in the moonlight / John Stewart -- Photographs / Lawrence Sykes -- Star-apple kingdom / Derek Walcott -- Reflections before and after Carnival : an interview with Derek Walcott -- Militance of a photograph in the passbook of a Bantu under detention / Michael S. Harper -- Image of Africa / Chinua Achebe -- Poems / Robert Hayden -- Four poems / Michael S. Harper -- In my father's house / Ernest J. Gaines -- Almeyda / Gayl Jones -- Gayl Jones : an interview -- Deep song / Gayl Jones -- Looking for Zora / Alice Walker -- Love's dozen / Jay Wright -- Three poems / Michael S. Harper -- Late Coltrane : a re-membering of Orpheus / Kimberly W. Benston -- From experience to eloquence : Richard Wright's Black boy as art / Charles T. Davis -- Duke Ellington vamps 'til ready / Albert Murray -- Backwacking, a plea to the senator / Ralph Ellison -- Study and experience : an interview with Ralph Ellison -- After modernism, after hibernation : Michael Harper, Robert Hayden, and Jay Wright / Robert B. Stepto -- American journal / Robert Hayden
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 486 p., [4] leaves of plates
Isbn
9780252007125
Lccn
79117219
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated wrappers. Signed by the author on t.p. Purchase, Ken Lopez, 1992.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)05579545
  • ucoclc5579545
Label
Chant of saints : a gathering of Afro-American literature, art, and scholarship, edited by Michael S. Harper and Robert B. Stepto
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Foreword / John Hope Franklin -- Preface -- Son's return : oh, didn't he ramble / Sterling A. Brown -- Uplift from a dark tower and other poems / Michael S. Harper -- Historical frequencies of Ralph Waldo Ellison / John F. Callahan -- Paintings / Richard Yarde -- Elegies for Paradise Valley / Robert Hayden -- Covenant of timelessness and time : symbolism and history in Robert Hayden's Angle of ascent / Wilburn Williams, Jr. -- Sculpture / Richard Hunt -- Sense of story / James Alan McPherson -- Music of the streets / Frederick Turner -- Someone sweet angel child / Sherley A. Williams -- Blues roots of contemporary Afro-American poetry / Sherley A. Williams -- Packwood's sermon by firelight / Leon Forrest -- If he changed my name : an interview with Leon Forrest -- Art of Romare Bearden / Ralph Ellison -- Odysseus collages / Romare Bearden -- Schooner Flight / Derek Walcott -- Toward a world Black literature and community / Melvin Dixon -- I thought I knew these people : Richard Wright and the Afro-American literary tradition / Robert B. Stepto -- from Sula / Toni Morrison -- Intimate things in place : a conversation with Toni Morrison -- Siras Bowens of Sunbury, Georgia : a Tidewater artist in the Afro-American visual tradition / Robert Farris Thompson -- Africa, slavery, and the roots of contemporary Black culture / Mary F. Berry & John W. Blassingame -- Shadows in the moonlight / John Stewart -- Photographs / Lawrence Sykes -- Star-apple kingdom / Derek Walcott -- Reflections before and after Carnival : an interview with Derek Walcott -- Militance of a photograph in the passbook of a Bantu under detention / Michael S. Harper -- Image of Africa / Chinua Achebe -- Poems / Robert Hayden -- Four poems / Michael S. Harper -- In my father's house / Ernest J. Gaines -- Almeyda / Gayl Jones -- Gayl Jones : an interview -- Deep song / Gayl Jones -- Looking for Zora / Alice Walker -- Love's dozen / Jay Wright -- Three poems / Michael S. Harper -- Late Coltrane : a re-membering of Orpheus / Kimberly W. Benston -- From experience to eloquence : Richard Wright's Black boy as art / Charles T. Davis -- Duke Ellington vamps 'til ready / Albert Murray -- Backwacking, a plea to the senator / Ralph Ellison -- Study and experience : an interview with Ralph Ellison -- After modernism, after hibernation : Michael Harper, Robert Hayden, and Jay Wright / Robert B. Stepto -- American journal / Robert Hayden
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 486 p., [4] leaves of plates
Isbn
9780252007125
Lccn
79117219
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated wrappers. Signed by the author on t.p. Purchase, Ken Lopez, 1992.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)05579545
  • ucoclc5579545

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