Black Sister: Poetry by Black American Women, 1746-1980 (Midland Books)

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Collects a wide range of poetry by Black women writers including Ntozake Shange, Maya Angelou, Margaret Walker, and Gwendolyn Brooks

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My Arkansas by Maya Angelou
On Diverse Deviations by Maya Angelou
Sepia Fashion Show by Maya Angelou
Still I Rise by Maya Angelou
Woman Me by Maya Angelou
Advice by Gwendolyn B. Bennett
Fantasy by Gwendolyn B. Bennett
Hatred by Gwendolyn B. Bennett
Heritage by Gwendolyn B. Bennett
Secret by Gwendolyn B. Bennett
Song by Gwendolyn B. Bennett
To A Dark Girl by Gwendolyn B. Bennett
To Usward by Gwendolyn B. Bennett
Proof by Bessie Calhoun Bird
Beer Drops by Melba Joyce Boyd
Sunflowers And Saturdays by Melba Joyce Boyd
Why? by Melba Joyce Boyd
The Anniad by Gwendolyn Brooks
Appendix To The Anniad: 1 (thousands - Killed In Action) by Gwendolyn Brooks
Appendix To The Anniad: 2 by Gwendolyn Brooks
The Bean Eaters by Gwendolyn Brooks
The Birth In A Narrow Room by Gwendolyn Brooks
The Mother by Gwendolyn Brooks
Black Pride by Margaret Goss Burroughs
Everybody But Me by Margaret Goss Burroughs
Only In This Way by Margaret Goss Burroughs
To Soulfolk by Margaret Goss Burroughs
A Little Girl's Dream World by Della Burt
On The Death Of Lisa Lyman by Della Burt
Spirit Flowers Are Our Lives by Della Burt
The Black Draftee From Dixie by Carrie Williams Clifford
The Lost Baby Poem by Lucille Clifton
Miss Rosie by Lucille Clifton
My Mama Moved Among The Days by Lucille Clifton
Angela Davis by Alice S. Cobb
The Searching by Alice S. Cobb
Grinding Vibrato by Jayne Cortez
In The Morning by Jayne Cortez
Orange Chiffon by Jayne Cortez
Orisha by Jayne Cortez
Phraseology by Jayne Cortez
So Many Feathers by Jayne Cortez
Under The Edge Of February by Jayne Cortez
I Sit And Wait For Beauty; To John Lovell by Mae V. Cowdery
Black Sister by Kattie M. Cumbo
Ceremony by Kattie M. Cumbo
Domestics by Kattie M. Cumbo
I'm A Dreamer by Kattie M. Cumbo
The Morning After - Love by Kattie M. Cumbo
Nocturnal Sounds by Kattie M. Cumbo
At Home In Dakar by Margaret Danner
A Grandson Is A Hoticeberg by Margaret Danner
The Rhetoric Of Langston Hughes by Margaret Danner
Asante Sana, Te Te by Thadious M. Davis
Double Take At Relais De L'espadon by Thadious M. Davis
'honeysuckle Was The Saddest Odor Of All, I Think' by Thadious M. Davis
It's All The Same by Thadious M. Davis
Remembering Fannie Lou Hamer by Thadious M. Davis
I Sit And Sew by Alice Ruth Moore Dunbar-nelson
Music by Alice Ruth Moore Dunbar-nelson
Snow In October by Alice Ruth Moore Dunbar-nelson
Sonnet by Alice Ruth Moore Dunbar-nelson
And The Old Women Gathered (the Gospel Singers) by Mari E. Evans
Daufuskie (four Movements) by Mari E. Evans
How Will You Call Me, Brother by Mari E. Evans
Jake Is The Best Damn Cap'n In The World by Mari E. Evans
Janis by Mari E. Evans
The People Gather by Mari E. Evans
All Day We've Longed For Night by Sarah Webster Fabio
Back Into The Garden by Sarah Webster Fabio
To Turn From Love by Sarah Webster Fabio
Oriflamme by Jessie Redmond Fauset
Touche by Jessie Redmond Fauset
Lines by Sarah Louisa Forten
Lines, Suggested On Reading 'an Appeal' By A.e. Grimke by Sarah Louisa Forten
Oh, When This Earthly Tenement by Sarah Louisa Forten
To The Memory Of J. Horace Kimball by Sarah Louisa Forten
Knoxville, Tennessee by Yolande Cornelia Giovanni
Mother's Habits by Yolande Cornelia Giovanni
Nikki-rosa by Yolande Cornelia Giovanni
Woman Poem by Yolande Cornelia Giovanni
A Freedom Song For The Black Woman by Carole Clemmons Gregory
The Greater Friendship Baptist Church by Carole Clemmons Gregory
Love Letter by Carole Clemmons Gregory
Revelation by Carole Clemmons Gregory
At April by Angelina Weld Grimke
For The Candle Light by Angelina Weld Grimke
A Mona Lisa by Angelina Weld Grimke
To Keep The Memory Of Charlotte Forten Grimke - 1915 by Angelina Weld Grimke
A June Song, Sels. by Charlotte L. Forten Grimke
A Parting Hymn by Charlotte L. Forten Grimke
Poem by Charlotte L. Forten Grimke
To William Lloyd Garrison On Reading His 'chosen Queen' by Charlotte L. Forten Grimke
Cape Coast Castle Revisited by Jo Ann Hall-evans
Seduction by Jo Ann Hall-evans
An Appeal To My Countrywomen by Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
The Crocuses by Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
A Double Standard by Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
Learning To Read by Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
The Mission Of The Flowers by Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
She's Free! by Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
Vashti by Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
The Heart Of A Woman by Georgia Douglas Johnson
I Want To Die While You Love Me by Georgia Douglas Johnson
My Little Dreams by Georgia Douglas Johnson
Smothered Fires by Georgia Douglas Johnson
Bottled by Helene Johnson
Magalu by Helene Johnson
The Road by Helene Johnson
Summer Matures by Helene Johnson
Ballade Des Belles Milatraisses; New Orleans, 1840-1850 by Rosalie M. Jonas
Brother Baptis' On Woman Suffrage by Rosalie M. Jonas
Journal: Part 4. 3-17-70 by Gayl Jones
Many Die Here by Gayl Jones
Satori by Gayl Jones
Tripart by Gayl Jones
I Done Go So Thirsty That My Mouth Waters by Patricia Spears Jones
Why I Like Movies by Patricia Spears Jones
Poem For Nana by June Jordan
Ceremony by Johari M. Kunjufu
The Promise by Johari M. Kunjufu
Return by Johari M. Kunjufu
Migration by Pinkie Gordon Lane
Nocturne by Pinkie Gordon Lane
On Being Head Of The English Department by Pinkie Gordon Lane
Sexual Privacy Of Women On Welfare by Pinkie Gordon Lane
When You Read This Poem by Pinkie Gordon Lane
Who Is My Brother? by Pinkie Gordon Lane
Chain by Audre Lorde
Coal by Audre Lorde
Harriet by Audre Lorde
Naturally by Audre Lorde
Summer Oracle by Audre Lorde
The Woman Thing by Audre Lorde
Black Woman by Naomi Long (witherspoon) Madgett
Deacon Morgan by Naomi Long (witherspoon) Madgett
Exits And Entrances by Naomi Long (witherspoon) Madgett
Midway by Naomi Long (witherspoon) Madgett
New Day by Naomi Long (witherspoon) Madgett
Nomen (to Femi Sodipo And My African-american Ancestors) by Naomi Long (witherspoon) Madgett
I, Woman by Irma Mcclaurin
The Mask by Irma Mcclaurin
To A Gone Era (my College Days - Class Of '73) by Irma Mcclaurin
Caledonia by Colleen Johnson Mcelroy
Looking For A Country Under Its Original Name by Colleen Johnson Mcelroy
Ruth by Colleen Johnson Mcelroy
A Woman's Song by Colleen Johnson Mcelroy
Gift From Kenya by May Miller
Not That Far: Canary Islands by May Miller
Not That Far: Egypt by May Miller
Not That Far: Gibraltar by May Miller
Not That Far: Greece by May Miller
Not That Far: Italy by May Miller
Not That Far: Madeira by May Miller
Not That Far: Portugal by May Miller
Not That Far: Rhodes by May Miller
Not That Far: Spain by May Miller
Not That Far: The Holy Land by May Miller
Not That Far: The Trip Back by May Miller
Not That Far: Tunisia by May Miller
Not That Far: Turkey by May Miller
Not That Far: Yugoslavia by May Miller
Dark Testament by Pauli Murray
Inquietude by Pauli Murray
Song by Pauli Murray
This Child Is The Mother by Gloria Catherine Oden
Child Of Myself by Patricia Parker
I Followed A Path by Patricia Parker
There Is A Woman In This Town by Patricia Parker
Missionaries In The Jungle by Linda Piper
Sweet Ethel Was A Roaming Girl by Linda Piper
The Natives Of America by Ann Plato
Reflections, Written On Visiting The Grave Of A Friend by Ann Plato
To The First Of August by Ann Plato
Antigone And Oedipus by Henrietta Cordelia Ray
The Dawn Of Love by Henrietta Cordelia Ray
Idyl: Sunrise by Henrietta Cordelia Ray
Idyl: Sunset by Henrietta Cordelia Ray
Milton by Henrietta Cordelia Ray
Robert G. Shaw by Henrietta Cordelia Ray
To My Father by Henrietta Cordelia Ray
Jesus Was Crucified Or: It Must Be Deep (an Epic Poem) by Carolyn M. Rodgers
Masquerade by Carolyn M. Rodgers
Poem For Some Black Women by Carolyn M. Rodgers
U Name This One by Carolyn M. Rodgers
Memorial: 1. The Supremes-ciz They Dead by Sonia Sanchez
Memorial: 2. Bobby Hutton by Sonia Sanchez
Memorial: 3. Rev Pimps by Sonia Sanchez
Poem At Thirty by Sonia Sanchez
Summer Words For A Sister Addict by Sonia Sanchez
Cinderella by Ruby C. Saunders
Funky Football by Ruby C. Saunders
The Generation Gap by Ruby C. Saunders
Hush, Honey by Ruby C. Saunders
Lawd, Dese Colored Chillum by Ruby C. Saunders
You Made It Rain, Lady by Ruby C. Saunders
Dark Phases Of Womanhood' by Ntozake Shange
Frank Albert & Viola Benzena Owens by Ntozake Shange
Nappy Edges (a Across Country Sojourn) by Ntozake Shange
No More Love Poems #1 by Ntozake Shange
At The Carnival by Anne Spencer
Before The Feast Of Shushan by Anne Spencer
Lady, Lady by Anne Spencer
Letter To My Sister by Anne Spencer
Substitution by Anne Spencer
Bars Fight, August 28, 1746 by Lucy Terry
His Answer by Clara Ann Thompson
Mrs. Johnson Objects by Clara Ann Thompson
Ain't I A Woman by Sojourner Truth
Early Losses: A Requiem. Part 1 by Alice Walker
Early Losses: A Requiem. Part 2. The Child by Alice Walker
Once by Alice Walker
Revolutionary Petunias by Alice Walker
Ballad Of The Hoppy-toad by Margaret Abigail Walker
Kissie Lee by Margaret Abigail Walker
Lineage by Margaret Abigail Walker
Molly Means by Margaret Abigail Walker
Lo! Freedom Comes. Th' Prescient Muse Foretold by Phillis Wheatley
On Imagination by Phillis Wheatley
To A Gentleman & Lady On The Death ... Child Named Avis by Phillis Wheatley
To S.m., A Young African Painter, On Seeing His Works by Phillis Wheatley
Northboun' by Lucy Ariel Williams
Driving Story; Myth Story And Life by Sherley Anne Williams
The Empress Brand Trim: Ruby Reminiscences by Sherley Anne Williams
The House Of Desire by Sherley Anne Williams
Say Hello To John by Sherley Anne Williams
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