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Title LinkCountee Cullen : collected Poems / edited by Major Jackson.
Imprint [New York] : Library of America, 2013.
Description xxv, 298 p. :  ill. ;  20 cm.
Type of Material Book
Series ( American poets project ; ; 32 )
Series ( American poets project ; 32.)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary A major and sometimes controversial figure of the Harlem Renaissance, Countee Cullen fused a mastery of the formal lyric with a passionate engagement with themes social, religious, racial, and personal in such books as Color, Copper Sun, and The Black Christ. Certain of his poems-- "Heritage," "Yet Do I Marvel" -- are widely celebrated, but much of Cullen’s work remains to be discovered. This volume restores to print a body of work of singular intensity and beauty
Subject LinkAmerican poetry -- African American authors.
LinkAmerican poetry -- 20th century.
LinkAfrican Americans -- Poetry.
Add.Author LinkCullen, Countee, 1903-1946.
LinkJackson, Major, 1968-

System Number 000663259
ISBN Link9781598530834

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