Furious flower : seeding the future of African American poetry /

Furious Flower: Seeding the Future of African American Poetry is an anthology of poems by more than one hundred award-winning poets, including Jericho Brown, Justin Philip Reed and Tracy K. Smith, with themed essays on poetics from celebrated scholars such as Kwame Dawes, Meta DuEwa Jones and Evie S...

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Bibliographic Details
Corporate Authors: James Madison University. Furious Flower Poetry Center, Furious Flower Conference
Other Authors: Gabbin, Joanne V. (Editor), Alleyne, Lauren K. (Editor), Dove, Rita (writer of foreword.)
Format: Conference Proceeding Book
Published: Evanston, Illinois : Triquarterly Books, Northwestern University Press, [2020].
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword / Rita Dove
  • Preface / Joanne V. Gabbin and Lauren K. Alleyne
  • 1. Collective power
  • 2. Black aesthetics
  • 3. Pan-African poetics
  • 4. Renovation
  • 5. Writing the body
  • 6. The collective.