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Synopsis: Powerful prose, poetry, and jazz riffs chronicle the first 21 years of the life of Haki R. Madhubuti, formerly Don L. Lee: poet, publisher, editor, and activist. He was raised by his mother Maxine, whose life is also recounted--including gritty details of how she used her body to feed, house, and shelter her children without help from their absentee father. Despite the obstacles in his childhood, music and literature molded the young Don Lee, effectively saving his life.
About the Author: Haki R. Madhubuti YellowBlack 31 books. He founded Third World Press in 1967 and is also a founder of the Institute of Positive Education/New Concept School, co-founder of Betty Shabazz International Charter School, Barbara A. Sizemore Middle School, and DuSable Leadership Academy. Professor Madhubuti is also a founder and chairman of the board of the International Literary Hall of Fame for Writers of African Descent. He is an award-winning poet and recipient of the National Endowment for the Arts and National Endowment for the Humanities fellowships, American Book Award, and others. His distinguished fortythree- year teaching career includes faculty positions at Columbia College of Chicago, Cornell University, University of Illinois at Chicago, Howard University, Morgan State University, the University of Iowa and Chicago State University. Madhubuti most recently served as the 2010-2011 Ida B. Wells-Barnett University Professor at DePaul University. His latest book of poems is Honoring Genius: Gwendolyn Brooks: The Narrative of Craft, Art, Kindness and Justice.
Title: YellowBlack: The First Twenty-One Years of a...
Publisher: Third World Press
Book Condition: Fine
Book Description Third World Press December 2005, 2005. Hardcover. Condition: Used. Seller Inventory # 471500
Book Description Third World Press, 2005. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Complete Numbers Starting with 1. NOT an ex library book. Gift inscription dated 2005 on front endpaper. Clean interior pages. Dust jacket has no chips or tears, price is not clipped. Picture postcard of the author is laid in. Seller Inventory # 129357
Book Description Third World Press, 2005. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. 1st edition, 1st printing. Good hardcover with dust jacket. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square; boards and text also very good. Minor shelfwear, previous owner's name markered out on endpapers and front edge (marker on front edge seeps through to page edge for about 1/8 inch). Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Seller Inventory # 211447
Book Description Third World Press, 2005. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Very Good. Seller Inventory # SONG0883782618
Book Description Third World Press, 2005. Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory # 0883782618-2-4
Book Description Third World Press, 2005. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Seller Inventory # P020883782618
Book Description Third World Pr, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., 2005. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. so stated, First Printing with the 1 in the number line, has hiliting and marginalia, photos, unclipped dust jacket, previous owner was a smoker, jacket is in very nice condition, scarce, Seller Inventory # 31346
Book Description Third World Press. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. 0883782618 Like New Condition. Seller Inventory # LN7.1427527
Book Description Third World Press, 2005. Hardcover. Condition: Like New. Almost new condition. Seller Inventory # P010883782618
Book Description Third World Press, 2005. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110883782618