Conversations with Nikki Giovanni

From her conversation with James Baldwin, an interview that first aired on the television program Soul!, later published as A Dialogue.

Conversations with Nikki Giovanni

From her conversation with James Baldwin, an interview that first aired on the television program Soul!, later published as A Dialogue. Also included is an excerpt from A Poetic Equation, her lengthy talk with the poet Margaret Walker. In this exchange of ideas and opinions with Walker a young poet new to the literary world assumes the role of spokesperson for a generation.

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Conversations with Nikki Giovanni
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Nikki Giovanni
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

From her conversation with James Baldwin, an interview that first aired on the television program Soul!, later published as A Dialogue. Also included is an excerpt from A Poetic Equation, her lengthy talk with the poet Margaret Walker. In this exchange of ideas and opinions with Walker a young poet
American Poetry in Performance
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Tyler Hoffman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-29 - Publisher: University of Michigan Press

Traces the history of performance poetry in America, relating the performance of poetry to shifting political and cultural ideologies.
Conversations with Ishmael Reed
Language: en
Pages: 393
Authors: Ishmael Reed
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

As a fiercely independent thinker, Ishmael Reed, author of Mumbo Jumbo, Flight to Canada, Reckless Eyeballing, and other works of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry, is often in conflict with the culture that appears to have a compulsive need to cage its artists and intellectuals in worn-out cliches and labels. As
A Study Guide for Nikki Giovanni's
Language: en
Pages: 27
Authors: Gale, Cengage Learning
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

A Study Guide for Nikki Giovanni's "Ego-Tripping," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Poetry for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Poetry for Students for all of your research needs.
Nikki Giovanni
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Virginia C. Fowler
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This book offers a comprehensive examination of the life and work of Nikki Giovanni, one of the most prolific and well-known poets to emerge during the Black Arts Movement.