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The Resource Our souls have grown deep like the rivers : Black poets read their work, (sound recording)

Our souls have grown deep like the rivers : Black poets read their work, (sound recording)

Label
Our souls have grown deep like the rivers : Black poets read their work
Title
Our souls have grown deep like the rivers
Title remainder
Black poets read their work
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This compilation consists of recordings of African American poets reading their own work
Accompanying matter
other
Cataloging source
SDE
Dewey number
811.0080896073
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS591.N4
LC item number
O87 2000
Literary text for sound recordings
poetry
Music parts
not applicable
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1939-
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  • Mosby, Rebekah Presson
  • Young, Al
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  • Poetry
  • American poetry
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Our souls have grown deep like the rivers : Black poets read their work, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Accompanying book contains essays by Rebekah Presson Mosby and Al Young plus recommended reading & listening and a track list
Accompanying material
1 booklet (47 p. : ill.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Tropics in New York
  • (Claude McKay)
  • Creation
  • We to America
  • (James Weldon Johnson)
  • Nocturne at Bethesda
  • (Arna Bontemps)
  • Heritage
  • (Countee Cullen)
  • Dark symphony
  • Disc 1.
  • (Melvin B. Tolson)
  • Ma Rainey
  • Strong men
  • (Sterling A. Brown)
  • For my people
  • Kissie Lee
  • (Margaret Walker)
  • Mother
  • (Gwendolyn Brooks)
  • Dream montage:
  • Negro speaks of rivers
  • Tell me/Good morning/Harlem/Same in blues/Comment on curb
  • (L. Hughes)
  • We real cool
  • (G. Brooks)
  • Those winter Sundays
  • Frederick Douglass
  • (Robert Hayden)
  • Sepia fashion show
  • To a man
  • (Maya Angelou)
  • I, too
  • Freedom suite
  • (Amiri Baraka)
  • Crusoe's island
  • (Derek Walcott)
  • Dahomey
  • (Audre Lorde)
  • In memoriam: Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • (June Jordan)
  • Run nigger
  • (The Last Poets)
  • (Langston Hughes)
  • Admonitions
  • (Lucille Clifton)
  • Nikki-Rosa
  • (Nikki Giovanni)
  • Dance for militant dilettantes
  • (Al Young)
  • Dear John, dear Coltrane
  • Rueben, Rueben
  • (Michael S. Harper)
  • My house
  • Atlanta years (excerpt)
  • (N. Giovanni)
  • Flight to Canada
  • Betty's ball blues
  • (Ishmael Reed)
  • Wounded in the house of a friend
  • Song no. 2
  • (Sonia Sanchez)
  • Poem for players
  • (A. Young)
  • (W.E.B. DuBois)
  • If we must die
  • St. Isaac's Church, Petrograd
  • Shazam doowah
  • (Amiri Baraka)
  • End of civilization as we know it
  • (Colleen J. McElroy)
  • Cruelty
  • Lucy
  • (Lucille Clifton)
  • Endangered species list blues, with the Firespitter Band
  • (Jayne Cortez)
  • I live for my car
  • Disc 2.
  • Nigger rhythm rhymes from the blues part of town
  • (Wanda Coleman)
  • Lester leaps in
  • (Al Young)
  • Poem for magic
  • (Quincy Troupe)
  • I am she
  • (Nikki Giovanni)
  • Tuskegee Airfield
  • (Marilyn Nelson Waniek)
  • Muhammad Ali at the ringside 1985
  • Facing it
  • Venus's-flytraps
  • (Yusef Komunyakaa)
  • Rise up fallen fighters (Okra takes up with a Rastafari man/She can't hold back/She say smilin)
  • (Ntozake Shange)
  • Poem to thrill the NAACP, or a black family moves to the suburbs
  • (Mbembe Milton Smith)
  • Near-Johannesburg boy
  • (Gwendolyn Brooks)
  • Revolution will not be televised
  • (Wole Soyinka)
  • (Gil Scott-Heron)
  • Helen
  • Helen and Martha
  • Martha and Helen
  • 1962, my brother Richard returns from the monastery
  • (E. Ethelbert Miller)
  • Shakespeare say
  • After reading Mickey in the night kitchen for the third time before bed
  • (Rita Dove)
  • Jamal's lamentation
  • Hard rock returns to prison from the hospital for the criminal insane
  • Self portrait, 1988
  • (Rueben Jackson)
  • Barbie's little sister
  • (Allison Joseph)
  • Slaughter
  • (Kevin Young)
  • Nocturne
  • (Anthony Butts)
  • Black steel in the hour of chaos
  • (Public Enemy)
  • Idea of ancestry
  • Project princess
  • (Tracie Morris)
  • Ohm
  • (Saul Stacey Williams)
  • No black male show
  • (Carl Hancock Rux)
  • (Etheridge Knight)
  • Bang, bang outishly
  • Rhythim blues
Control code
ocm43472758
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other control number
081227801229
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
R2 78012
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1512178
  • (OCoLC)43472758
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Our souls have grown deep like the rivers : Black poets read their work, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Accompanying book contains essays by Rebekah Presson Mosby and Al Young plus recommended reading & listening and a track list
Accompanying material
1 booklet (47 p. : ill.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Tropics in New York
  • (Claude McKay)
  • Creation
  • We to America
  • (James Weldon Johnson)
  • Nocturne at Bethesda
  • (Arna Bontemps)
  • Heritage
  • (Countee Cullen)
  • Dark symphony
  • Disc 1.
  • (Melvin B. Tolson)
  • Ma Rainey
  • Strong men
  • (Sterling A. Brown)
  • For my people
  • Kissie Lee
  • (Margaret Walker)
  • Mother
  • (Gwendolyn Brooks)
  • Dream montage:
  • Negro speaks of rivers
  • Tell me/Good morning/Harlem/Same in blues/Comment on curb
  • (L. Hughes)
  • We real cool
  • (G. Brooks)
  • Those winter Sundays
  • Frederick Douglass
  • (Robert Hayden)
  • Sepia fashion show
  • To a man
  • (Maya Angelou)
  • I, too
  • Freedom suite
  • (Amiri Baraka)
  • Crusoe's island
  • (Derek Walcott)
  • Dahomey
  • (Audre Lorde)
  • In memoriam: Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • (June Jordan)
  • Run nigger
  • (The Last Poets)
  • (Langston Hughes)
  • Admonitions
  • (Lucille Clifton)
  • Nikki-Rosa
  • (Nikki Giovanni)
  • Dance for militant dilettantes
  • (Al Young)
  • Dear John, dear Coltrane
  • Rueben, Rueben
  • (Michael S. Harper)
  • My house
  • Atlanta years (excerpt)
  • (N. Giovanni)
  • Flight to Canada
  • Betty's ball blues
  • (Ishmael Reed)
  • Wounded in the house of a friend
  • Song no. 2
  • (Sonia Sanchez)
  • Poem for players
  • (A. Young)
  • (W.E.B. DuBois)
  • If we must die
  • St. Isaac's Church, Petrograd
  • Shazam doowah
  • (Amiri Baraka)
  • End of civilization as we know it
  • (Colleen J. McElroy)
  • Cruelty
  • Lucy
  • (Lucille Clifton)
  • Endangered species list blues, with the Firespitter Band
  • (Jayne Cortez)
  • I live for my car
  • Disc 2.
  • Nigger rhythm rhymes from the blues part of town
  • (Wanda Coleman)
  • Lester leaps in
  • (Al Young)
  • Poem for magic
  • (Quincy Troupe)
  • I am she
  • (Nikki Giovanni)
  • Tuskegee Airfield
  • (Marilyn Nelson Waniek)
  • Muhammad Ali at the ringside 1985
  • Facing it
  • Venus's-flytraps
  • (Yusef Komunyakaa)
  • Rise up fallen fighters (Okra takes up with a Rastafari man/She can't hold back/She say smilin)
  • (Ntozake Shange)
  • Poem to thrill the NAACP, or a black family moves to the suburbs
  • (Mbembe Milton Smith)
  • Near-Johannesburg boy
  • (Gwendolyn Brooks)
  • Revolution will not be televised
  • (Wole Soyinka)
  • (Gil Scott-Heron)
  • Helen
  • Helen and Martha
  • Martha and Helen
  • 1962, my brother Richard returns from the monastery
  • (E. Ethelbert Miller)
  • Shakespeare say
  • After reading Mickey in the night kitchen for the third time before bed
  • (Rita Dove)
  • Jamal's lamentation
  • Hard rock returns to prison from the hospital for the criminal insane
  • Self portrait, 1988
  • (Rueben Jackson)
  • Barbie's little sister
  • (Allison Joseph)
  • Slaughter
  • (Kevin Young)
  • Nocturne
  • (Anthony Butts)
  • Black steel in the hour of chaos
  • (Public Enemy)
  • Idea of ancestry
  • Project princess
  • (Tracie Morris)
  • Ohm
  • (Saul Stacey Williams)
  • No black male show
  • (Carl Hancock Rux)
  • (Etheridge Knight)
  • Bang, bang outishly
  • Rhythim blues
Control code
ocm43472758
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other control number
081227801229
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
R2 78012
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1512178
  • (OCoLC)43472758
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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