Simon Schuster Books
Books editi da Simon Schuster con argomento Poetry American African American
Ellington Was Not a Street
Nelson Kadir (ILT)
edizioni Simon & Schuster collana Simon & Schuster (School And Library) , 2004
In a reflective tribute to the African-American community of old, noted poet Ntozake Shange recalls her childhood home and the close-knit group of innovators that often gathered there. These men of vision, brought to life in the majestic paintings of artist Kadir Nelson, lived at a time when the color of their skin...
Ashley Bryan's ABC of African American Poetry
Bryan Ashley (EDT)
edizioni Simon & Schuster collana Simon & Schuster (Paperback) , 2001
"And God stepped out on space, And he looked around and said: I'm lonely -- I'll make me a world." -- James Weldon Johnson Thus begins Corettà Scott King Award-winner Ashley Bryan's collection of inspiring excerpts of poems by celebrated African American poets. Beautifully illustrated with his own tempera and gouache...