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My house : poems, by Nikki Giovanni

Label
My house : poems
Title
My house
Title remainder
poems
Statement of responsibility
by Nikki Giovanni
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book marked a new dimension in tone and philosophy-personal and autobiographical rather than political; it is also lively, loving, witty, and occasionally tough-minded
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Giovanni, Nikki
Dewey number
811/.5/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NP
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3557.I55
LC item number
M9
Literary form
poetry
Target audience
adult
Label
My house : poems, by Nikki Giovanni
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[pt. I.] The rooms inside : Legacies ; Mothers ; A poem for Carol (may she always wear red ribbons) ; A fishy poem ; Winter poem ; Conversation ; Rituals ; Poem for Stacia ; The world is not a pleasant place to be ; The only song I'm singing ; The butterfly ; I remember ; A certain peace ; When I nap ; Mixed media ; Just a New York poem ; [Untitled] ; The wonder woman (a new dream--for Stevie Wonder) ; Categories ; Straight talk ; Scrapbooks ; When I die ; [Untitled] (for Margaret Danner) -- [pt. II.] The rooms outside : My tower (for Barb and Anthony) ; Poem (for Nina) ; Africa I ; Africa II ; They clapped ; Poem (for Anna Hedgeman and Alfreda Duster) ; Atrocities ; Nothing makes sense ; I laughed when I wrote it (don't you think it's funny?) ; On seeing black journal and watching nine Negro leaders "give aid and comfort to the enemy" to quote Richard Nixon ; And another thing ; We ; My house
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xviii, 69 pages
Isbn
9780688000257
Lccn
72000116
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00409620
  • (Sirsi) o00409620
  • (TMQ) o00409620
Label
My house : poems, by Nikki Giovanni
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[pt. I.] The rooms inside : Legacies ; Mothers ; A poem for Carol (may she always wear red ribbons) ; A fishy poem ; Winter poem ; Conversation ; Rituals ; Poem for Stacia ; The world is not a pleasant place to be ; The only song I'm singing ; The butterfly ; I remember ; A certain peace ; When I nap ; Mixed media ; Just a New York poem ; [Untitled] ; The wonder woman (a new dream--for Stevie Wonder) ; Categories ; Straight talk ; Scrapbooks ; When I die ; [Untitled] (for Margaret Danner) -- [pt. II.] The rooms outside : My tower (for Barb and Anthony) ; Poem (for Nina) ; Africa I ; Africa II ; They clapped ; Poem (for Anna Hedgeman and Alfreda Duster) ; Atrocities ; Nothing makes sense ; I laughed when I wrote it (don't you think it's funny?) ; On seeing black journal and watching nine Negro leaders "give aid and comfort to the enemy" to quote Richard Nixon ; And another thing ; We ; My house
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xviii, 69 pages
Isbn
9780688000257
Lccn
72000116
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00409620
  • (Sirsi) o00409620
  • (TMQ) o00409620

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