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The Resource I, too, sing America : three centuries of African-American poetry, [selected by] Catherine Clinton

I, too, sing America : three centuries of African-American poetry, [selected by] Catherine Clinton

Label
I, too, sing America : three centuries of African-American poetry
Title
I, too, sing America
Title remainder
three centuries of African-American poetry
Statement of responsibility
[selected by] Catherine Clinton
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of poems by African-American writers, including Lucy Terry, Gwendolyn Bennett, and Alice Walker
Cataloging source
CXP
Credits note
Executive producer, H. Frederick; assistant producer, Melissa Hughes
Dewey number
811.00809282
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
poetry
PerformerNote
Performed by Ashley Bryan and Renee Joshua-Porter
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clinton, Catherine
  • Bryan, Ashley
  • Joshua-Porter, Renee
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's poetry, American
  • African Americans
  • American poetry
  • Audiobooks
Target audience
juvenile
Label
I, too, sing America : three centuries of African-American poetry, [selected by] Catherine Clinton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Recorded by arrangement with Houghton Mifflin. Text c1998
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I, too, sing America / Langston Hughes -- Bars fight / Lucy Terry -- Liberty and peace / Phillis Wheatley -- On liberty and slavery / George Moses Horton -- Yes! Strike again that sounding string / James M. Whitfield -- Bury me in a free land / Frances Ellen Watkins Harper -- The song of the smoke / W.E.B. Du Bois -- Lift ev'ry voice and sing / James Weldon Johnson -- We wear the mask / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- The black finger / Angelina Weld Grimké -- Your world/Interracial / Georgia Douglas Johnson -- Children of the sun / Fenton Johnson -- If we must die/The white house / Claude McKay -- Beehive / Jean Toomer -- Heritage/To a dark girl / Gwendolyn Bennett -- A black man talks of reaping / Arna Bontemps -- Harlem/The Negro speaks of rivers/Merry-go-round/Cross / Langston Hughes -- Tableau/Saturday's child/Incident / Countee Cullen -- Sorrow home / Margaret Walker -- Martin Luther King Jr./Malcolm X ; We real cool / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Still I rise / Maya Angelou -- Rites of passage / Audre Lorde -- In the year / Amiri Baraka -- The funeral of Martin Luther King, Jr. / Nikki Giovanni -- Women / Alice Walker -- Primer / Rita Dove
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (2.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781883332570
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocm46458644
  • 939691
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
I, too, sing America : three centuries of African-American poetry, [selected by] Catherine Clinton
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Recorded by arrangement with Houghton Mifflin. Text c1998
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I, too, sing America / Langston Hughes -- Bars fight / Lucy Terry -- Liberty and peace / Phillis Wheatley -- On liberty and slavery / George Moses Horton -- Yes! Strike again that sounding string / James M. Whitfield -- Bury me in a free land / Frances Ellen Watkins Harper -- The song of the smoke / W.E.B. Du Bois -- Lift ev'ry voice and sing / James Weldon Johnson -- We wear the mask / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- The black finger / Angelina Weld Grimké -- Your world/Interracial / Georgia Douglas Johnson -- Children of the sun / Fenton Johnson -- If we must die/The white house / Claude McKay -- Beehive / Jean Toomer -- Heritage/To a dark girl / Gwendolyn Bennett -- A black man talks of reaping / Arna Bontemps -- Harlem/The Negro speaks of rivers/Merry-go-round/Cross / Langston Hughes -- Tableau/Saturday's child/Incident / Countee Cullen -- Sorrow home / Margaret Walker -- Martin Luther King Jr./Malcolm X ; We real cool / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Still I rise / Maya Angelou -- Rites of passage / Audre Lorde -- In the year / Amiri Baraka -- The funeral of Martin Luther King, Jr. / Nikki Giovanni -- Women / Alice Walker -- Primer / Rita Dove
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (2.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781883332570
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocm46458644
  • 939691
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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