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Michael S. Harper (1938–2016)

Autor/a de 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 mostra'n més 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) mostra'n menys


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Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (1995) — Col·laborador, algunes edicions917 exemplars
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The Best American Poetry 2002 (2002) — Col·laborador — 182 exemplars
The Best American Poetry 2003 (2003) — Col·laborador — 174 exemplars
African American Poetry: 250 Years of Struggle and Song (2020) — Col·laborador — 174 exemplars
American Religious Poems: An Anthology (2006) — Col·laborador — 162 exemplars
Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry (2009) — Col·laborador — 114 exemplars
The Norton Book of Friendship (1991) — Col·laborador — 96 exemplars
The Collected Poems of Sterling A. Brown (1980) — Editor — 80 exemplars
Trouble the Water: 250 Years of African American Poetry (1997) — Col·laborador — 56 exemplars
Gathering Ground: A Reader Celebrating Cave Canem's First Decade (2006) — Col·laborador — 30 exemplars


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