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The Resource Afro-blue : improvisations in African American poetry and culture, Tony Bolden

Afro-blue : improvisations in African American poetry and culture, Tony Bolden

Label
Afro-blue : improvisations in African American poetry and culture
Title
Afro-blue
Title remainder
improvisations in African American poetry and culture
Statement of responsibility
Tony Bolden
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In Afro-Blue Tony Bolden traces the ways innovations in black music and poetry have driven the evolution of a variety of another American vernacular artistic forms. The blues tradition, Bolden demonstrates, plays a key role in the relationship between poetry and vernacular expressive forms."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bolden, Tony
Dewey number
811.009/896073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS310.N4
LC item number
B65 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American poetry
  • African Americans
  • African Americans in literature
  • Improvisation in art
  • African Americans
Label
Afro-blue : improvisations in African American poetry and culture, Tony Bolden
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [147]-162) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Trouble in mind: early African American criticism as a site of ideological conflict -- Meditations: Black arts criticism and cultural nationalist aesthetics -- Elaborations: a blues theory of African American poetics -- Early blues poetics: riffing in Sterling Brown's Southern road -- Epistrophy: the performance of cultural (re)memory in Langston Hughes's Montage of a dream deferred -- Taking the blues back home: the incarnation of secular priesthood in the poetry of Jayne Cortez
Control code
51817422
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 173 pages
Isbn
9780252028748
Isbn Type
(Cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003004991
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Afro-blue : improvisations in African American poetry and culture, Tony Bolden
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [147]-162) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Trouble in mind: early African American criticism as a site of ideological conflict -- Meditations: Black arts criticism and cultural nationalist aesthetics -- Elaborations: a blues theory of African American poetics -- Early blues poetics: riffing in Sterling Brown's Southern road -- Epistrophy: the performance of cultural (re)memory in Langston Hughes's Montage of a dream deferred -- Taking the blues back home: the incarnation of secular priesthood in the poetry of Jayne Cortez
Control code
51817422
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 173 pages
Isbn
9780252028748
Isbn Type
(Cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003004991
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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