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Michael S. Harper (1938–2016)

Forfatter af The Vintage Book of African American Poetry

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Michael Steven Harper was born in Brooklyn, New York on March 18, 1938. He received an associate of arts degree in 1959 from Los Angeles City College, a bachelor's degree in 1961 and a master's degree in 1963 from the Los Angeles State College of Applied Arts and Sciences, and a M.F.A. degree in vis mere 1963 from the Iowa Writers' Workshop. He taught at Contra Costa College, Lewis and Clark College, Reed College, and California State College before he joined the English faculty at Brown University, where he remained until retiring in 2013. During his lifetime, he published more than ten collections of poetry including History Is Your Own Heartbeat, Honorable Amendments, Debridement, Nightmare Begins Responsibility, and Dear John, Dear Coltrane. Images of Kin won the Poetry Society of America's Melville-Cane Award. He also edited The Collected Poems of Sterling A. Brown and Chant of Saints: A Gathering of Afro-American Literature, Art and Scholarship. He died on May 7, 2016 at the age of 78. (Bowker Author Biography) vis mindre

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Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (1995) — Bidragyder, nogle udgaver914 eksemplarer
The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry (1990) — Bidragyder — 746 eksemplarer
Contemporary American Poetry (1962) — Bidragyder, nogle udgaver383 eksemplarer
The Black Poets (1983) — Bidragyder — 352 eksemplarer
The Art of Losing (2010) — Bidragyder — 197 eksemplarer
The Best American Poetry 2002 (2002) — Bidragyder — 182 eksemplarer
The Best American Poetry 2003 (2003) — Bidragyder — 174 eksemplarer
African American Poetry: 250 Years of Struggle and Song (2020) — Bidragyder — 168 eksemplarer
American Religious Poems: An Anthology (2006) — Bidragyder — 161 eksemplarer
Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry (2009) — Bidragyder — 111 eksemplarer
The Norton Book of Friendship (1991) — Bidragyder — 94 eksemplarer
The Collected Poems of Sterling A. Brown (1980) — Redaktør — 77 eksemplarer

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