The Vintage Book of African American PoetryBook - 2000
The most definitive collection of black verse from the United States to be published to date, this volume has been meticulously researched and thoughtfully structured to provide an anthology that is second to none. All major African-American poets are featured including Phillis Wheatley, Paul Lawrence Dunbar, Gwendolyn Brooks, Robert Hayden, Sterling A Brown, Rita Dove and Yusef Komunyaka.
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2000
Characteristics: xxxiii, 403 p. ; 21 cm
Alternative Title: African American poetry