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  • Print publication year: 2013
  • Online publication date: January 2013

7 - The Poetics of Chant and Inner/Outer Space:

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The Cambridge Companion to American Poetry since 1945
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Further Reading

Baker, Houston A. Afro-American Poetics: Revisions of Harlem and the Black Aesthetic. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1988.
Benston, Kimberly. Performing Blackness: Enactments of African-American Modernism. New York: Routledge, 2000.
Clarke, Cheryl. “After Mecca”: Women Poets and the Black Arts Movement. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2005.
Collins, Lisa Gail and Margo Natalie Crawford, eds. New Thoughts on the Black Arts Movement. New Brunswick, N.J: Rutgers University Press, 2006.
Gayle, Addison, ed. The Black Aesthetic. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1971.
Harper, Phillip Brian. “Nationalism and Social Division in Black Arts Poetry of the 1960s” in Critical Inquiry 19 (Winter 1993).
Jones, Meta DuEwa. The Muse Is Music: Jazz Poetry from the Harlem Renaissance to Spoken Word. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2011.
Jordan, Jennifer. “Cultural Nationalism in the 1960s: Politics and Poetry.” In Race, Politics, and Culture: Critical Essays on the Radicalism of the 1960s. Ed. Adolph Reed, Jr. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1986, 29–60.
Smethurst, James L. The Black Arts Movement: Literary Nationalism in the 1960s. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2005.