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The Resource A Life distilled : Gwendolyn Brooks, her poetry and fiction, edited by Maria K. Mootry and Gary Smith

A Life distilled : Gwendolyn Brooks, her poetry and fiction, edited by Maria K. Mootry and Gary Smith

Label
A Life distilled : Gwendolyn Brooks, her poetry and fiction
Title
A Life distilled
Title remainder
Gwendolyn Brooks, her poetry and fiction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Maria K. Mootry and Gary Smith
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mootry, Maria
  • Smith, Gary
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  • Brooks, Gwendolyn
  • Women and literature
  • African Americans in literature
  • Self in literature
Label
A Life distilled : Gwendolyn Brooks, her poetry and fiction, edited by Maria K. Mootry and Gary Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-279)
Contents
Madimba: Gwendolyn Brooks / Michael S. Harper -- Down the whirlwind of good rage: an introduction to Gwendolyn Brooks / Maria K. Mootry -- I. "That mad demi-art": general assessment -- The achievement of Gwendolyn Brooks / Houston A. Baker, Jr. -- Aesthetic values in the poetry of Gwendolyn Brooks / George E. Kent -- The world of Satin-legs, Mrs. Sallie, and the Blackstone Rangers: the restricted Chicago of Gwendolyn Brooks / Kenny J. Williams -- The poet-militant and foreshadowings of a black mystique: poems in the second period of Gwendolyn Brooks / William H. Hansell -- Gwendolyn Brooks and a black aesthetic / Norris B. Clark -- Does man love art?: the humanistic of Gwendolyn Brooks / R. Baxter Miller -- II. "A brisk contour": analysis of the poetry -- Songs after sunset (1935-36): the unpublished poetry of Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks / Erlene Stetson -- Paradise regained: the children of Gwendolyn Brooks's Bronzeville / Gary Smith -- Anger so flat: Gwendolyn Brooks's Annie Allen / Claudia Tate -- The women of Bronzeville / Beverly Guy-Sheftall -- Gwendolyn Brooks's Children of the poor, metaphysical poetry and the inconditions of love / Gary Smith -- Tell it slant: disguise and discovery as revisionist poetic discourse in the bean eaters / Maria K. Mootry -- Community and voice: Gwendolyn Brooks's "in the Mecca" / Gayl Jones -- The ballads of Gwendolyn Brooks's / Gladys Williams -- Gwendolyn the terrible: prepositions on eleven poems / Hortense J. Spillers -- III. "Daughter of the dusk": Maud Martha -- Nuance and the novella: a study of Gwendolyn Brooks's Maud Martha / Barbara Christian -- Maud Martha: the war with beauty / Harry B. Shaw
Control code
ocm18412081
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Illini Books ed.
Extent
286 p.
Isbn
9780252060656
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
88026151
Label
A Life distilled : Gwendolyn Brooks, her poetry and fiction, edited by Maria K. Mootry and Gary Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-279)
Contents
Madimba: Gwendolyn Brooks / Michael S. Harper -- Down the whirlwind of good rage: an introduction to Gwendolyn Brooks / Maria K. Mootry -- I. "That mad demi-art": general assessment -- The achievement of Gwendolyn Brooks / Houston A. Baker, Jr. -- Aesthetic values in the poetry of Gwendolyn Brooks / George E. Kent -- The world of Satin-legs, Mrs. Sallie, and the Blackstone Rangers: the restricted Chicago of Gwendolyn Brooks / Kenny J. Williams -- The poet-militant and foreshadowings of a black mystique: poems in the second period of Gwendolyn Brooks / William H. Hansell -- Gwendolyn Brooks and a black aesthetic / Norris B. Clark -- Does man love art?: the humanistic of Gwendolyn Brooks / R. Baxter Miller -- II. "A brisk contour": analysis of the poetry -- Songs after sunset (1935-36): the unpublished poetry of Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks / Erlene Stetson -- Paradise regained: the children of Gwendolyn Brooks's Bronzeville / Gary Smith -- Anger so flat: Gwendolyn Brooks's Annie Allen / Claudia Tate -- The women of Bronzeville / Beverly Guy-Sheftall -- Gwendolyn Brooks's Children of the poor, metaphysical poetry and the inconditions of love / Gary Smith -- Tell it slant: disguise and discovery as revisionist poetic discourse in the bean eaters / Maria K. Mootry -- Community and voice: Gwendolyn Brooks's "in the Mecca" / Gayl Jones -- The ballads of Gwendolyn Brooks's / Gladys Williams -- Gwendolyn the terrible: prepositions on eleven poems / Hortense J. Spillers -- III. "Daughter of the dusk": Maud Martha -- Nuance and the novella: a study of Gwendolyn Brooks's Maud Martha / Barbara Christian -- Maud Martha: the war with beauty / Harry B. Shaw
Control code
ocm18412081
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Illini Books ed.
Extent
286 p.
Isbn
9780252060656
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
88026151

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