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Poetry -- African American poets

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Beltway Poetry Quarterly records

 Collection
Identifier: MS2389
Overview Beltway Poetry Quarterly is an online literary journal and resource bank dedicated to poets and poetry in the Washington, DC area. The organization publishes two to three issues per year focused on different themes and authors. Beltway Poetry Quarterly was founded in 2000 by DC-based poet Kim Roberts. This collection contains poetry samples and submissions, administrative files, promotional and outreach materials, correspondence, and other project files.The material dates from...
Dates: 1990-2019; Majority of material found within 2000-2019

Brian Gilmore papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2257
Overview This collection containes poems, essays, articles, notebooks, correspondence, fliers, clippings and other materials relating to the literary works of Washington D.C. poet Brian Gilmore. Included are articles from publications including the Washington Post, Detriot Free Press, the Washington Afro American, DC North, the Houston Chronicle and the Progressive as well as research files collected while composing these pieces. Topics include Malcolm X, Duke Ellington, the death penalty, gradutaion...
Dates: 1977-2014

E. Ethelbert Miller papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2215
Abstract Included are correspondence, fliers, posters, journals, photographs, interviews, and articles related to the artistic life of poet E. Ethelbert Miller dating from 1936-2021 with the bulk from 1962-2018. The collection also contains poet files with correspondence, fliers, programs, posters, photographs, interviews, and articles relating to specific poets within the Washington, D.C. area. A small portion of the collection relates to the work of D.C. Poet Laureate Dolores Kendrick.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1962-2018; 1936-2021

Ethelbert Miller materials, bulk: 1962-2017, 1887-2019

 Series
Identifier: Series 1
Scope and Contents This series contains promotional material, correspondence, poet files, works in progress, publications and other material that chronicles the career of E. Ethelbert Miller.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1962-2017; 1887-2019

Poet files, 1971-2009

 Sub-Series
Identifier: Series 1 Subseries 2
Scope and Contents This subseries contains correspondence, promotional materials and works by various poets amassed by Ethelbert Miller. These files are organized alphabetically by author. Materials range in date from 1969-2009. Providing not only a comprehensive list of nearly all the prominent poets and writers to emerge from the Washington D.C. area, these files also demonstrate the far reach of Ethelbert Miller's influence on those around him. Please note that correspondence within this subseries may overlap...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1971-2009

Sylvia D. Beverly literary papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2282
Overview This collection contains poetry, speeches, photographs, books, and audio recordings related to the literary life of Sylvia Dianne Beverly also known as Ladi Di. The material dates from 1962-2018.
Dates: 1962-2018; Majority of material found within 2000 - 2018