An Anthology of African American Poetry for Young People

An Anthology of African American Poetry for Young People

produced by Arna Bontemps, 1902-1973 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1990), 31 mins

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Field of Interest
World Music
Description
Arna Bontemps’s readings of poems by Sterling Brown, Langston Hughes, and Claude McKay highlight this compilation. Chosen for their ability to engage and entertain children, the selections are drawn from Bontemps’s well-known book, Golden Slippers (Harpers). "These are kind and gentle poems." —AudioFile
Content Type
Music recording
Duration
31 mins
Format
Audio
Sub Genre
Children's, Poetry, Spoken Word
Label
Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Producer
Arna Bontemps, 1902-1973
Release Date
1990
Subject
World Music, American Music, Music & Performing Arts, American Studies, United States and Canada, Estados Unidos y Canadá, Estados Unidos e Canadá, United States
Keywords and Translated Subjects
Estados Unidos y Canadá, Estados Unidos e Canadá

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