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The Resource New Orleans griot : The Tom Dent reader, Tom Dent ; edited by Kalamu Ya Salaam ; afterword by Jerry W. Ward, Jr

New Orleans griot : The Tom Dent reader, Tom Dent ; edited by Kalamu Ya Salaam ; afterword by Jerry W. Ward, Jr

Label
New Orleans griot : The Tom Dent reader
Title
New Orleans griot
Title remainder
The Tom Dent reader
Statement of responsibility
Tom Dent ; edited by Kalamu Ya Salaam ; afterword by Jerry W. Ward, Jr
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A mid-twentieth century African American writer and cultural activist, Tom Dent worked tirelessly to help cultivate the Black Arts Movement, mentoring numerous other artists and writers. Taken from his papers held at the Amistad Research Center in New Orleans, this vital collection brings together Dent's fiction, poetry, essays, interviews, and drama, including many previously unpublished works
Summary
A mid-twentieth century African American writer and cultural activist, Tom Dent worked tirelessly to help cultivate the Black Arts Movement, mentoring numerous other artists and writers. Taken from his papers held at the Amistad Research Center in New Orleans, this vital collection brings together Dent’s fiction, poetry, essays, interviews, and drama, including many previously unpublished works
Storyline
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10613720
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1932-1998
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Dent, Thomas C
Dewey number
810
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1947-
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  • Salaam, Kalamu ya
  • Ward, Jerry Washington
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True
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  • Dent, Thomas C
  • American literature
Target audience
adult
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the Tom Dent reader
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Label
New Orleans griot : The Tom Dent reader, Tom Dent ; edited by Kalamu Ya Salaam ; afterword by Jerry W. Ward, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (pages 509-522)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dear Dr. Brayboy
  • free southern thinker/BLKARTSOUTH.
  • Dear Leroy and Big Daddy
  • Beyond rhetoric
  • Black arts movement in the South
  • Ritual murder
  • Song of survival
  • new orleans.
  • St. Joseph night
  • A critical look at Mardi Gras
  • new york years/umbra days.
  • In search of black Indians
  • Report from New Orleans
  • New Orleans versus Atlanta
  • griot work.
  • Poetry
  • A memoir of Mardi Gras 1968
  • Inner peace: Slow drag for Pavageau
  • Black music in New Orleans
  • The adventures of King Zulu
  • The legacy of Paul Robeson
  • Younger generation sad representative of American youth
  • Jazz and heritage festival 1976
  • Southern journeys treatment
  • Annie Devine remembers
  • interviews.
  • Tom Dent talking: New Orleans as a resource of genius
  • Umbra days interview/New York days interview
  • Enriching the paper trail
  • [When they finished]
  • Legacy of the Scottish owner's will
  • Emotional autobiography
  • UMBRA days
  • Memorandum
  • Dave Brubeck
Control code
ocn996695011
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
524 pages
Isbn
9781608011490
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)996695011
Label
New Orleans griot : The Tom Dent reader, Tom Dent ; edited by Kalamu Ya Salaam ; afterword by Jerry W. Ward, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (pages 509-522)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dear Dr. Brayboy
  • free southern thinker/BLKARTSOUTH.
  • Dear Leroy and Big Daddy
  • Beyond rhetoric
  • Black arts movement in the South
  • Ritual murder
  • Song of survival
  • new orleans.
  • St. Joseph night
  • A critical look at Mardi Gras
  • new york years/umbra days.
  • In search of black Indians
  • Report from New Orleans
  • New Orleans versus Atlanta
  • griot work.
  • Poetry
  • A memoir of Mardi Gras 1968
  • Inner peace: Slow drag for Pavageau
  • Black music in New Orleans
  • The adventures of King Zulu
  • The legacy of Paul Robeson
  • Younger generation sad representative of American youth
  • Jazz and heritage festival 1976
  • Southern journeys treatment
  • Annie Devine remembers
  • interviews.
  • Tom Dent talking: New Orleans as a resource of genius
  • Umbra days interview/New York days interview
  • Enriching the paper trail
  • [When they finished]
  • Legacy of the Scottish owner's will
  • Emotional autobiography
  • UMBRA days
  • Memorandum
  • Dave Brubeck
Control code
ocn996695011
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
524 pages
Isbn
9781608011490
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)996695011

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