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The Resource Shimmy shimmy shimmy like my sister Kate : looking at the Harlem Renaissance through poems, [edited by] Nikki Giovanni

Shimmy shimmy shimmy like my sister Kate : looking at the Harlem Renaissance through poems, [edited by] Nikki Giovanni

Label
Shimmy shimmy shimmy like my sister Kate : looking at the Harlem Renaissance through poems
Title
Shimmy shimmy shimmy like my sister Kate
Title remainder
looking at the Harlem Renaissance through poems
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Nikki Giovanni
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes poems by such authors as Paul Laurence Dunbar, Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen, Gwendolyn Brooks, and Amiri Baraka, with commentary and a discussion of the development of African American arts known as the Harlem Renaissance
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Giovanni, Nikki
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  • Young adult poetry, American
  • American poetry
  • American poetry
  • American poetry
  • African Americans in literature
  • African Americans
  • Harlem Renaissance
  • American poetry
  • American poetry
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Shimmy shimmy shimmy like my sister Kate : looking at the Harlem Renaissance through poems, [edited by] Nikki Giovanni
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • We Wear the Mask
  • Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • 27
  • Sympathy
  • 28
  • A Negro Love Song
  • 31
  • If We Must Die
  • Claude McKay
  • 33
  • Author's Note
  • Dark Symphony (1-6)
  • Melvin B. Tolson
  • 35
  • Negro Speaks of Rivers
  • Langston Hughes
  • 42
  • Dinner Guest: Me
  • 44
  • Harlem
  • 46
  • xi
  • a poem (for langston hughes)
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • 152
  • Nikki-Rosa
  • 154
  • It Is Deep
  • Carolyn M. Rodgers
  • 157
  • it's not so good to be born a girl/sometimes
  • Ntozake Shange
  • Song of the Smoke
  • 160
  • Biographical Notes
  • 165
  • Books for Further Reading
  • 175
  • General Index
  • 179
  • Index of First Lines
  • 185
  • W. E. B. Du Bois
  • 17
  • Creation
  • James Weldon Johnson
  • 20
Control code
ocm33103116
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 186 pages
Isbn
9780805034943
Lccn
95038617 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33103116
  • (Sirsi) a559153
Label
Shimmy shimmy shimmy like my sister Kate : looking at the Harlem Renaissance through poems, [edited by] Nikki Giovanni
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • We Wear the Mask
  • Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • 27
  • Sympathy
  • 28
  • A Negro Love Song
  • 31
  • If We Must Die
  • Claude McKay
  • 33
  • Author's Note
  • Dark Symphony (1-6)
  • Melvin B. Tolson
  • 35
  • Negro Speaks of Rivers
  • Langston Hughes
  • 42
  • Dinner Guest: Me
  • 44
  • Harlem
  • 46
  • xi
  • a poem (for langston hughes)
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • 152
  • Nikki-Rosa
  • 154
  • It Is Deep
  • Carolyn M. Rodgers
  • 157
  • it's not so good to be born a girl/sometimes
  • Ntozake Shange
  • Song of the Smoke
  • 160
  • Biographical Notes
  • 165
  • Books for Further Reading
  • 175
  • General Index
  • 179
  • Index of First Lines
  • 185
  • W. E. B. Du Bois
  • 17
  • Creation
  • James Weldon Johnson
  • 20
Control code
ocm33103116
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 186 pages
Isbn
9780805034943
Lccn
95038617 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33103116
  • (Sirsi) a559153

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