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Words with wings : a treasury of African-American poetry and art / selected by Belinda Rochelle.

Edition:
[1st ed.]
Publication:
New York : HarperCollinsPublishers : Amistad, [©2001].
Format/Description:
Book
[48] unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Subjects:
Children's poetry, American.
American poetry -- African American authors.
African Americans in art -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Juvenile poetry.
Children's poetry, American.
African Americans -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans in art.
American poetry -- African American authors.
American poetry -- Collections.
African Americans -- Poetry.
African Americans.
African Americans in art.
American poetry -- African American authors.
Children's poetry, American.
Childrens subjects:
American poetry -- Collections.
African Americans in art.
African Americans -- Poetry.
Form/Genre:
Juvenile works.
Narrative poetry.
Odes.
Poetry.
Juvenile materials.
Narrative poetry.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Summary:
Pairs twenty works of art by African-American artists with twenty poems by twenty African-American poets.
Contents:
Auction street / Luclile Clifton : Community / Jacob Lawrence
Incident / Countee Cullen : Genimi l / Lev T. Millis
John, who is poor / Gwendolyn Brooks : Marbles / Charles Dawson
Your world / Georgia Douglas Johnson : Landscape with rainbow / Robert Scott Duncanson
Women / Alice Walker : Harriet Tubman / William H. Johnson
Those winter Sundays / Robert Hayden : Thankful poor / Henry Ossawa Tanner
Listen Children / Lucille Clifton : Underground railroad / William H. Johnson
Fifth grade autobiography / Rita Dove : Reflection / Hughie Lee-Smith
Little brown baby / Paul Lawrence Dunbar : Family / Romare Bearden
We alone / Alice Walker : Banjo lesson / Henry Ossawa Tanner
Rhapsody / William Stanley Braithwaite : Celebration / Charles Searles
Aunt Sue's stories / Langston Hughes : Sharecropper / Elizabeth Catlett
Primer / Rita Dove : The Library / Jacob Lawrence
How poems are made/a discredited view / Alice Walker : Gun fire in the park / Beauford Delaney
This morning / Lucille Clifton : School's out / Allan Rohan Crite
Night / E. Ethelbert Miller : Interior / Horace Pippin
Growing up / E. Ethbert Miller : Gamin / Augusta Savage
Legacies / Nikki Giovanni : Saying prayers / Horace Pippin
My people / Langston Hughes : Into bondage / Aaron Douglas
Human family / Maya Angelou : Figurative compositions #7 / Emilio Cruz.
Notes:
"Designed by Stephanie Bart-Horvath."
"First Edition"
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
2001
Contributor:
Rochelle, Belinda, selector.
Bart-Horvath, Stephanie, designer.
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Children's Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0688164153 :
9780688164157
0060293632
9780060293635
OCLC:
43945183
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