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Author Ryan, Jennifer D., 1974-

Title Post-jazz poetics : a social history / Jennifer D. Ryan

Publ Info New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010
Edition First edition
 RWU Main Library  PS310.J39 R93 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  PS310 J39 R93 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xi, 225 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-216) and index
Contents Introduction: How do I make that sound? a new feminist poetics -- Finding her voice: the body politics of Sherley Anne Williams's blues -- Nationhood re-formed: revolutionary style and practice in Sonia Sanchez's jazz poetics -- Talk to me: ecofeminist disruptions in the jazz poetry of Jayne Cortez -- Shape-shifting: the urban geographies of Wanda Coleman's jazz poetry -- Jazz's word for it: Harryette Mullen and the politics of intellectualism -- Conclusion: "Too many books for our eyes": future politics, future poetries
LC subject American poetry -- African American authors -- History and criticism
American poetry -- Women authors -- History and criticism
Jazz in literature
Literature and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century
African American women -- Intellectual life -- 20th century
Feminism and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Poetics -- History -- 20th century
Music and literature -- History -- 20th century
Williams, Sherley Anne, 1944-1999 -- Criticism and interpretation
Sanchez, Sonia, 1934- -- Criticism and interpretation
Cortez, Jayne -- Criticism and interpretation
Coleman, Wanda -- Criticism and interpretation
Mullen, Harryette Romell -- Criticism and interpretation
ISBN 9780230623156 (alk. paper)
0230623158 (alk. paper)