Museum of American Poetics Exhibits

African American Poezee

These exhibits convey a sense of the distinguished cultural heritage of Black American poets.

 

        African American Phat Library
African American Phat Library
  Amiri Baraka
Amiri Baraka
 
    Tara Betts
Tara Betts
 
Black Arts Movement
Black Arts Movement
     
  Black Arts Movement: Documents
Black Arts Movement:
Documents
 
     
Black Fire: An Anthology
of Afro-American Writing
Gwendolyn Brooks
Gwendolyn Brooks
   
    Wanda Coleman
Wanda Coleman
Jayne Cortez
Jayne Cortez
   
    Countee Cullen
Countee Cullen
 
    Kamau Daaood
Kamau Daaood
 
"Double-Bind:
Three Women of the Harlem Renaissance"
   
    Rita Dove
Rita Dove
 
Dubois
W.E.B. DuBois
     
  Paul Laurence Dunbar
Paul Laurence Dunbar
   
      Cornelius Eady
Cornelius Eady
Thomas Sayers Ellis
Thomas Sayers Ellis
     
  Nikki Giovanni
Nikki Giovanni
 
Harlem Renaissance: Poetry, Prose and Painters
Harlem Renaissance
 
Robert Hayden
Robert Hayden
 
  Terrance Hayes
Terrance Hayes

David Henderson
 
Langston Hughes
Langston Hughes
 

Langston Hughes'
New Negro Poets U.S.A.
 
James Weldon Johnson
James Weldon Johnson:
The Book of American
Negro Poetry
(1922)
        Patricia Spears Jones
Patricia Spears Jones
  June Jordan
June Jordan
   
      Martin Luther King:
Martin Luther King
Center Archives
 
Etheridge Knight
Etheridge Knight
   
Yusef Komunyakaa
Yusef Komunyakaa
 

Last Poets
Last Poets
   
Ethelbert Miller
E. Ethelbert Miller
 
 
  Thylias Moss
Thylias Moss

Larry Neal
     
  Akilah Oliver
Akilah Oliver
 
     
  Lynne Procope
Lynne Procope
 
     
Ishmael Reed
Ishmael Reed
   
Sonia Sanchez
Sonia Sanchez
 
    Lamont Steptoe
Lamont Steptoe
Lorenzo Thomas
Lorenzo Thomas
     
    Quincy Troupe
Quincy Troupe
 

Umbra Poets
     
  Alice Walker
Alice Walker
   
      Watts Writers Workshop
Watts Writers Workshop
malcomx
Malcolm X