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Click for more detail about The Hill We Climb: An Inaugural Poem for the Country by Amanda Gorman
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Click for more detail about African American Poetry: 250 Years of Struggle & Song by Kevin Young
Click for more detail about Make Me Rain: Poems & Prose by Nikki Giovanni
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Click for more detail about Taught by Women: Poems as Resistance Language: New and Selected by Haki Madhubuti
Click for more detail about Just Us: An American Conversation by Claudia Rankine
Click for more detail about The Geography of Jazz by Lenard D. Moore
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Click for more detail about All These Things the Old Tales Tell - The Best of Alice Dunbar Nelson by Alice Dunbar-Nelson
Click for more detail about Seeing the Body: Poems by Rachel Eliza Griffiths
Click for more detail about All the Songs We Sing: Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Carolina African American Writers’ Collective by Lenard D. Moore
Click for more detail about Wicked Enchantment: Selected Poems by Wanda Coleman and Edited by Terrance Hayes
Click for more detail about The Malevolent Volume by Justin Phillip Reed
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Click for more detail about Pale Colors in a Tall Field: Poems by Carl Phillips
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Click for more detail about The Absurd Man: Poems by Major Jackson
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Click for more detail about Furious Flower: Seeding the Future of African American Poetry by Joanne V. Gabbin and Lauren K. Alleyne
Click for more detail about Felon: Poems by Reginald Dwayne Betts
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Click for more detail about The Breakbeat Poets: New American Poetry in the Age of Hip-Hop by Kevin Coval, Quraysh Ali Lansana, and Nate Marshall
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Click for more detail about IncogNegro: Poetic Reflections of Race & Diversity in America by Hannibal B. Johnson
Click for more detail about Night Angler by Geffrey Davis
Click for more detail about Library of Small Catastrophes by Alison C. Rollins
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Click for more detail about A Bound Woman Is a Dangerous Thing: The Incarceration of African American Women from Harriet Tubman to Sandra Bland by Damaris B. Hill
Click for more detail about Seduction: New Poems, 2013-2018 by Quincy Troupe
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Click for more detail about Monument: Poems New and Selected by Natasha Trethewey
Click for more detail about My Studio: Poems by Clarence Major
Click for more detail about The Book of Training by Colonel Hap Thompson Of Roanoke, VA, 1843, Annotated From the Library of John C. Calhoun by Percival Everett
Click for more detail about Crosslight for Youngbird by Asiya Wadud
Click for more detail about Taking the Arrow Out of the Heart by Alice Walker
Click for more detail about Mend: Poems by Kwoya Fagin Maples
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Click for more detail about Refuse: Poems by Julian Randall
Click for more detail about Roy DeCarava and Langston Hughes: The Sweet Flypaper of Life by Langston Hughes
Click for more detail about American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin by Terrance Hayes
Click for more detail about Confessions of a Barefaced Woman by Allison Joseph
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Click for more detail about Brown: Poems by Kevin Young
Click for more detail about The Breakbeat Poets Vol. 2: Black Girl Magic by Jamila Woods, Mahogany L. Browne, and Idrissa Simmonds
Click for more detail about Pardon My Heart: Poems by Marcus Jackson
Click for more detail about Wade in the Water: Poems by Tracy K. Smith
Click for more detail about If God Invented Baseball: Poems by E. Ethelbert Miller
Click for more detail about Approaching the Fields: Poems by Chanda Feldman
Click for more detail about Wild Is the Wind: Poems by Carl Phillips
Click for more detail about Door of No Return by Neal Hall
Click for more detail about One Window’s Light by Lenard D. Moore
Click for more detail about Wild Beauty: New and Selected Poems by Ntozake Shange
Click for more detail about A Good Cry: What We Learn From Tears and Laughter by Nikki Giovanni
Click for more detail about I Write On Walls Because I Never Got A Happy Meal by Brandon Harrison
Click for more detail about Electric Arches by Eve L. Ewing
Click for more detail about Ordinary Beast: Poems by Nicole Sealey
Click for more detail about Don’t Call Us Dead: Poems by Danez Smith
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Click for more detail about The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race by Jesmyn Ward
Click for more detail about Guidebook to Relative Strangers: Journeys into Race, Motherhood, and History by Camille T. Dungy
Click for more detail about Surprised Queenhood in the New Black Sun: The Life & Legacy of Gwendolyn Brooks by Angela Jackson
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Click for more detail about Condition Red: Essays, Interviews, and Commentaries (Poets on Poetry) by Yusef Komunyakaa
Click for more detail about Trophic Cascade by Camille T. Dungy
Click for more detail about Roll Deep: Poems by Major Jackson
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Click for more detail about Mother to Son: Poems by Latorial Faison
Click for more detail about City of Bones: A Testament by Kwame Dawes
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Click for more detail about Spill: Scenes of Black Feminist Fugitivity by Alexis Pauline Gumbs
Click for more detail about House of Lords and Commons: Poems by Ishion Hutchinson
Click for more detail about Counting Descent by Clint Smith
Click for more detail about Inheritance by Bro. Yao
Click for more detail about The Crown Ain’t Worth Much by Hanif Abdurraqib
Click for more detail about Speak from Here to There by Kwame Dawes and John Kinsella
Click for more detail about Collected Poems: 1974–2004 by Rita Dove
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Click for more detail about The Animal After Whom Other Animals Are Named: Poems by Nicole Sealey
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Click for more detail about The Collected Poems of E. Ethelbert Miller by E. Ethelbert Miller
Click for more detail about Blue Laws: Selected and Uncollected Poems, 1995-2015 by Kevin Young
Click for more detail about Thief in the Interior by Phillip B. Williams
Click for more detail about The Muntu Poets - Anthology Volume 2: 47 Years Later by Russell Atkins
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Click for more detail about Forest Primeval: Poems by Vievee Francis
Click for more detail about A Lucent Fire: New and Selected Poems by Patricia Spears Jones
Click for more detail about The Emperor of Water Clocks: Poems by Yusef Komunyakaa
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Click for more detail about Voyage of the Sable Venus: and Other Poems by Robin Coste Lewis
Click for more detail about Continuum: New And Selected Poems, Revised Edition by Mari Evans
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Click for more detail about Boy with Thorn (Pitt Poetry Series) by Rickey Laurentiis
Click for more detail about Reconnaissance: Poems by Carl Phillips
Click for more detail about Silence Is Not Always Golden: The Power of Spoken Words by Joy Elan
Click for more detail about Dear Continuum: Letters to a Poet Crafting Liberation by Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie
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Click for more detail about Heaven: Poems by Rowan Ricardo Phillips
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Click for more detail about From Now On: New and Selected Poems, 1970-2015 by Clarence Major
Click for more detail about Honest Engine: Poems by Kyle Dargan
Click for more detail about The Complete Poetry by Maya Angelou
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Click for more detail about S O S: Poems 1961-2013 by Amiri Baraka
Click for more detail about It Seems Like a Mighty Long Time: Poems by Angela Jackson
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Click for more detail about Mockingbirds At Jerusalem: A Poetic Memoir by Rudolph Lewis
Click for more detail about Digest (Stahlecker Selections) by Gregory Pardlo
Click for more detail about The New Testament by Jericho Brown
Click for more detail about Prelude to Bruise by Saeed Jones
Click for more detail about We Didn’t Know Any Gangsters by Brian Gilmore
Click for more detail about A Hard Summation by Afaa Michael Weaver
Click for more detail about The Marriage Bed by Latorial Faison
Click for more detail about Branches of the Tree of Life: The Collected Poems of Abiodun Oyewole 1969-2013 by Abiodun Oyewole
Click for more detail about I Am Woman by Latorial Faison
Click for more detail about Arkansippi Memwars: Poetry, Prose & Chants 1962-2012 by Eugene B. Redmond
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Click for more detail about Love Poems by Latorial Faison
Click for more detail about Hum (Ala Notable Books for Adults) by Jamaal May
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Click for more detail about Chasing Utopia: A Hybrid by Nikki Giovanni
Click for more detail about 4-Headed Woman by Opal Palmer Adisa
Click for more detail about Down and Up: Poems by Clarence Major
Click for more detail about She Has A Name (Stahlecker Selections) by Kamilah Aisha Moon
Click for more detail about Hard Times Require Furious Dancing: New Poems by Alice Walker
Click for more detail about Silence Is Not Always Golden: A Poetic Revolution by Joy Elan
Click for more detail about The Ground: Poems by Rowan Ricardo Phillips
Click for more detail about More than an Athlete: Poems by Etan Thomas by Etan Thomas
Click for more detail about Bury My Clothes by Roger Bonair-Agard
Click for more detail about Turn Me Loose: The Unghosting of Medgar Evers by Frank X. Walker
Click for more detail about Autogeography: Poems by Reginald Harris
Click for more detail about The World Will Follow Joy: Turning Madness Into Flowers (New Poems) by Alice Walker
Click for more detail about Countee Cullen: Collected Poems by Countee Cullen
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Click for more detail about What We Ask of Flesh by Remica L Bingham
Click for more detail about Black America Cried by Glenda R. Taylor
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Click for more detail about Maybe the Saddest Thing: Poems (National Poetry) by Marcus Wicker
Click for more detail about Ardency: A Chronicle Of The Amistad Rebels by Kevin Young
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Click for more detail about The Collected Poems Of Lucille Clifton 1965-2010 by Lucille Clifton
Click for more detail about An Onion Of Wars by Tony Medina
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Click for more detail about 28 Days of Poetry Celebrating Black History: Volume 3 by Latorial Faison
Click for more detail about me and Nina by Monica Hand
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Click for more detail about Haiku: The Last Poems of an American Icon by Richard Wright
Click for more detail about The new black (Wesleyan Poetry Series) by Evie Shockley
Click for more detail about ErranaçIties by Quincy Troupe
Click for more detail about Honoring Genius: Gwendolyn Brooks: The Narrative of Craft, Art, Kindness and Justice by Haki Madhubuti
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Click for more detail about The Armageddon of Funk by Michael Warr
Click for more detail about Kingdom Animalia (American Poets Continuum) by Aracelis Girmay
Click for more detail about Karma’s Footsteps by Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie
Click for more detail about The Life And Death Of Savion Cortez by Rashid Darden
Click for more detail about This Strange Land [With CD (Audio)] by Shara McCallum
Click for more detail about Double Shadow: Poems (Los Angeles Times Book Award: Poetry) by Carl Phillips
Click for more detail about The Chameleon Couch: Poems by Yusef Komunyakaa
Click for more detail about My Old Man Was Always On The Lam by Tony Medina
Click for more detail about Head Off & Split: Poems by Nikky Finney
Click for more detail about The 100 Best African American Poems by Nikki Giovanni
Click for more detail about Bottle of Life by Truth Thomas
Click for more detail about Crave Radiance: New And Selected Poems 1990-2010 by Elizabeth Alexander
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Click for more detail about Shahid Reads His Own Palm by Reginald Dwayne Betts
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Click for more detail about Senior Stories  - Straight From the Heart by Yvonne Rose
Click for more detail about My Father’s Kites by Allison Joseph
Click for more detail about B Jenkins (Refiguring American Music) by Fred Moten
Click for more detail about Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry by Camille T. Dungy
Click for more detail about The Black Automaton by Douglas Kearney
Click for more detail about The Lingua Franca of Ninth Street by Randall Horton
Click for more detail about Liberation Narratives: New And Collected Poems: 1966-2009 by Haki Madhubuti
Click for more detail about Cooling Board: A Long Playing Poem by Mitchell L.H. Douglas
Click for more detail about An Apron Full of Beans (Notable Voices) by Sam Cornish
Click for more detail about Voices (American Poets Continuum) by Lucille Clifton
Click for more detail about Please (First Book) by Jericho Brown
Click for more detail about For The Confederate Dead by Kevin Young
Click for more detail about A Man In Transition by K. L. Belvin
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Click for more detail about Honoring the Ancestors by James E. Cherry
Click for more detail about Songs Of A Sistermom: Motherhood Poems by Charisse Carney-Nunes
Click for more detail about The Book of American Negro Poetry by James Weldon Johnson
Click for more detail about 28 Days of Poetry Celebrating Black History: Volume 2 by Latorial Faison
Click for more detail about We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting for: Inner Light in a Time of Darkness by Alice Walker
Click for more detail about The Guide Signs: Book One and Book Two by Jay Wright
Click for more detail about Hair Dance! by Dinah Johnson
Click for more detail about Directed By Desire: The Collected Poems Of June Jordan by June Jordan
Click for more detail about The Ringing Ear: Black Poets Lean South (Cave Canem Anthology) by Nikky Finney
Click for more detail about 28 Days of Poetry Celebrating Black History: Volume 1 by Latorial Faison
Click for more detail about The Collected Poetry of Nikki Giovanni: 1968-1998 by Nikki Giovanni
Click for more detail about Acolytes: Poems by Nikki Giovanni
Click for more detail about Voices from Leimert Park: a poetry anthology by Shonda Buchanan
Click for more detail about The Definition of Place by Randall Horton
Click for more detail about We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting for: Inner Light in a Time of Darkness by Alice Walker
Click for more detail about Celebrations: Rituals of Peace and Prayer by Maya Angelou
Click for more detail about Teahouse Of The Almighty (National Poetry) by Patricia Smith
Click for more detail about We Speak Your Names: A Celebration by Pearl Cleage
Click for more detail about Wind in a Box (Penguin Poets) by Terrance Hayes
Click for more detail about Amazing Peace: A Christmas Poem by Maya Angelou
Click for more detail about Red Beans And Ricely Yours: Poems (New Odyssey Series) by Mona Lisa Saloy
Click for more detail about The Oxford Anthology of African-American Poetry by Arnold Rampersad and Hilary Herbold
Click for more detail about The Language of Saxophones : Selected Poems of Kamau DaŠood by Kamau Daa’ood
Click for more detail about “After Mecca”: Women Poets and the Black Arts Movement by Cheryl Clarke
Click for more detail about Soulscript: A Collection Of Classic African American Poetry (Harlem Moon Classics) by June Jordan
Click for more detail about The Sweet Breath of Life: A Poetic Narrative of the African-American Family by Ntozake Shange
Click for more detail about American Smooth: Poems by Rita Dove
Click for more detail about Mercy (American Poets Continuum) by Lucille Clifton
Click for more detail about Furious Flower: African-American Poetry from the Black Arts Movement to the Present by Joanne V. Gabbin
Click for more detail about The Collected Poetry of Nikki Giovanni, 1968-1998 by Nikki Giovanni
Click for more detail about A Poem Traveled Down My Arm: Poems And Drawings by Alice Walker
Click for more detail about Ostinato Vamps: Poems by Wanda Coleman
Click for more detail about The Body’s Question: Poems by Tracy K. Smith
Click for more detail about Inner-course: A Plea for Real Love by Toni Blackman
Click for more detail about Outlandish Blues: 150 Years of Opera, Concert and Ballet in Montevideo by Honorée Fanonne Jeffers
Click for more detail about Memories & Images: Selected Poems by Useni Eugene Perkins
Click for more detail about Immaculate Perceptions by Latorial Faison
Click for more detail about Jelly Roll: A Blues by Kevin Young
Click for more detail about Quilting the Black-Eyed Pea: Poems and Not Quite Poems by Nikki Giovanni
Click for more detail about Hip Logic (National Poetry Series) by Terrance Hayes
Click for more detail about From The Devotions: Poems by Carl Phillips
Click for more detail about Sleeping with the Dictionary (New California Poetry) by Harryette Mullen
Click for more detail about The World Is Round by Nikky Finney
Click for more detail about Beyond Greens and Cornbread: Reflections on African American Christian Identity by Diane Givens Moffett
Click for more detail about Secrets of My Soul by Latorial Faison
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Click for more detail about Midland: Poems (Hollis Summers Poetry Prize) by Kwame Dawes
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Click for more detail about Being a Strong Black Woman Can Get U Killed!! by Laini Mataka
Click for more detail about Complete Poems (Penguin Classics) by James Weldon Johnson
Click for more detail about Black Wings & Blind Angels: Poems by Sapphire
Click for more detail about Motion Sickness by Terry O’Neal
Click for more detail about Kupenda: Love Poems by Kwame Alexander
Click for more detail about Domestic Work: Poems by Natasha Trethewey
Click for more detail about Multitudes: Poems Selected & New by Afaa Michael Weaver
Click for more detail about Vice: New and Selected Poems by Ai Ogawa
Click for more detail about Jungle Nights and Soda Fountain Rags by Brian Gilmore
Click for more detail about Now and Then by Gil Scott-Heron
Click for more detail about On the Bus with Rosa Parks: Poems by Rita Dove
Click for more detail about Shake Loose My Skin: New and Selected Poems (Bluestreak) by Sonia Sanchez
Click for more detail about Blessing The Boats: New And Selected Poems 1988-2000 (American Poets Continuum) by Lucille Clifton
Click for more detail about Blue Notes: Essays, Interviews, And Commentaries
 by Yusef Komunyakaa
Click for more detail about Natural Birth by Toi Derricotte
Click for more detail about Choruses: Poems by Quincy Troupe
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Click for more detail about Blues Narratives by Sterling D. Plumpp
Click for more detail about Blues: For All the Changes: New Poems by Nikki Giovanni
Click for more detail about Black Love by Michael Datcher
Click for more detail about Configurations: New & Selected Poems, 1958-1998 by Clarence Major
Click for more detail about Heartlove: Wedding and Love Poems by Haki Madhubuti
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Click for more detail about American Dreams by Sapphire
Click for more detail about The Selected Poems of Nikki Giovanni: 1968-1995 by Nikki Giovanni
Click for more detail about The Collected Poems Of Langston Hughes (Vintage Classics) by Langston Hughes
Click for more detail about Phenomenal Woman: Four Poems Celebrating Women by Maya Angelou
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Click for more detail about I Live in Music by Ntozake Shange
Click for more detail about Resurrections by Gloria Oden
Click for more detail about Angle Of Ascent: New And Selected Poems by Robert Hayden
Click for more detail about Black Pow-Wow: Jazz Poems (American Century) by Ted Joans
Click for more detail about Kaleidoscope; Poems by American Negro Poets by Robert Hayden