Words in the mourning time; poems. Robert Hayden.
Words in the mourning time; poems

Words in the mourning time; poems

New York: October House, 1970. Hardcover. 64p., first edition, dj. This collection by the African American poet includes his tribute to Malcolm X, El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz, and to Martin Luther King, Words in the Morning Time.

Detroit-born African American poet who at one time worked for the Federal Writers' Project, where he researched black history and folk culture. He was the first African-American writer to hold the position we now refer to as "US Poet Laureate."

Cat.No: 17183
ISBN: 0807901598

Price: $45.00