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Winter 1978-1979 Vol. 29 No. 2
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Chapbook 15: An Afro-American Chapbook

   
Michael Harper, Editor
   
 
Mari Evans
The Cage Alive with Vibrations    1
 
Isaac J. Black
The Assassin's Poem    2
Our Story    2-3
Poopie's Note    3-4
The Ring    4
 
Everett Hoagland
Nia: A Celebration of Purpose    5-9
 
Nate Johnson
The Subject of the Blues    10-11
 
Al Young
Jungle Strut    12
In a Mist    12-13
 
May Miller
Blazing Accusation    14-15
Love on the Cape    15-16
Nuptial Calendar    16
 
Melvin Dixon
Getting Rocks    17
Hungry Travel    18-19
Grandmother: Crossing Jordan    19-20
Etymology: A Father's Gift    20
Chill    21
 
Ntozake Shange
We Are Just Kinda That Way    22-25
 
Sybil Kein
'Mo Oulé Mourri Dan Lac Lá'    25-26
from Water Poems    26
 
Raymond R. Patterson
Dearest Phillis    27-32
 
Joan M. Martin
memories and rainy nights    33
song for Noel Pointer    33-34
 
Sonia Sanchez
Six Haikus and Two Tankas    34-35
 
Yusef Komunyakaa
Captain Nobones' Threnody    36
False Leads    37
from Family Tree    38-39
 
Chris Gilbert
Now    40-41
Song for Living    41-42
 
George Barlow
Facing the Prairie    43-44
American Pethora: MacCorporate MacDream    44-45
 
Dolores Kendrick
Josephine in the Jeu de Paume    46
Frustrated Genius    47
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