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Aloud : voices from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe, edited by Miguel Algarín and Bob Holman

Label
Aloud : voices from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe
Title
Aloud
Title remainder
voices from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe
Statement of responsibility
edited by Miguel Algarín and Bob Holman
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A multicultural selection of contemporary poems by Puerto Rican and other poets who meet at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe in New York City
Awards note
American Book Award, 1994
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.540808687295
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS591.P8
LC item number
A46 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Aloud : voices from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe, edited by Miguel Algarín and Bob Holman
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Aloud : voices from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe, edited by Miguel Algarín and Bob Holman
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Note
  • "A John Macrae book."
  • "An Owl book"--Cover
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Contents
  • Darryl Strawberry Asleep in a Field of Dreams ; At Ease / Paul Beatty -- An Open Letter to Myself ; Front Page or Bust ; "There Must Be a Conspiracy" / Nicole Breedlove -- Fantasy Lover #5; Housecleaning / Dana Bryant -- Check One ; Game Boy / Regie Cabico -- Lonely Night in New York ; At the Aids Clinic ; U.N. Resolution / Xavier Cavazos -- The Romanticization / Samantha Coerbell -- Blues Tomorrow ; Wait / Malkia Amala Cyril -- Rock Me, Goong Hay! ; Twas the Night Before Chinese New Year's / Alvin Eng -- The Stupid Jerk I'm Obsessed With ; Sex Goddess of the Western Hemisphere / Maggie Estep -- Please Don't Take My Air Jordans ; Thomas the Burnt English Muffin ; Just Another Misunderstood Brother / Reg E. Gains -- No, Fuck Me ; You Kill My Love For Your Love For Me Kills Me / Eliza Galaher -- Sendin' Out a P.B. / Christian Haye -- His Victim ; Peephole / Indigo -- I Heard the Bird ; Mambo in "T" Major / Tito Lespier -- New Yok City Rundown (European on Me) / Tony Medina -- Rebirth of New Rican ; The Last Hispanic / Ed Morales -- Project Princess ; Morenita ; The Spot / Tracie Morris
  • Poem II for Annie Sexton ; She's Come Undone ; Mother Love / Dael Orlandersmith -- Nigger-Reecan Blues ; Reflections on the Metro North, Winter 1990 / Willie Perdomo -- Twins ; Punks Jump Up to Get Beat Down / Kevin Powell -- La Negra ; Celibacy / Kathy Price -- Geneva Cottrell, Waiting for the Dog to Die ; Save the Animals / Carl Hancock Rux -- I Finally Managed to Speak to Her ; Deformed Finger ; One Thing Leads to Another ; Sons / Hal Sirowitz -- "The Smells of Two Over" ; June 15, 1990 / Paul Skiff -- We All Need ; Work ; Cause and Effect / Peter Spiro -- The Emperor's Second Wife ; Elegy ; Address / Adrienna Su -- Dig on the Decade ; I.E. Seducer ; Mission-Fuckin'-Impossible / Edwin Torres -- The Most Beautiful Word in the American Language ; 7:00 and the Tulips Are Red ; The Bakery Has No Bakers / Mike Tyler -- Roma Roja Raja Tabla ; Voraz Leon ; Foolish Rituals / Alurista -- Dust-Bowl Memory ; Bells ; Choices ; Black Mesa / Jimmy Baca -- 1-800-Hot-Ribs ; Mr. X ; Deathwatch Beetle / Catherine Bowman -- Sure You Can Ask Me a Personal Question ; Alphabet City Serenade ; Pena's Son / Diane Burns
  • Tough Language ; American Sonnet ; Dream 7219 / Wanda Coleman -- Rebellion Is the Circle of a Lover's Hands (Pellin and Nina) ; Two Mexicanos Lynched in Santa Cruz, California, May 3, 1877 ; Latin Night at the Pawnshop / Martin Espada -- Satinlady Blues; Born to Act Out / Jose-Angel Figueroa -- Pussy & Cash ; Sun Ra! / Hattie Gossett -- Latin Music in New York ; Skull Food #2 / Jessica Hagedorn -- The Details We Fall For ; The Heat / Kimiko Hahn -- Evergreen (A Chant for the Tropical Rain Forest) ; Poem-Miguel Pinero / David Henderson -- 1990; Disclaimer ; 6 Short Poems ; Rock'N'Roll Mythology / Bob Holman -- Spanish Lesson ; Sly and the Family Stone Under the Big Tit, Atlanta, 1973 / Patricia Jones -- God, Mingus and Myself / R. Cephas Jones -- Dinosaur love; What's That Clicking on Our Telephone Line? / Eliot Katz -- Trickster Rabbit ; Managua Midnight / Roland Legiardi-Laura -- Milla ; Juanita / Nancy Mercado -- The Uniform of the Day / El Sol y 'L Rovato Loco / Jose Montoya -- Poison ; Boomerang ; Moondance / Gavin Moses -- Marianita ; Portrait: Dogs at the Well / Louis Rivera
  • Meeting the Animal in Washington Square Park ; Hungry / Luis Rodriguez -- In My Father's House ; Wild Thing / Sapphire -- To a Certain Mr. Albert, My Landlord ; For Irwin Heilner ; Good Graces / Michael Scholnick -- Skinhead ; Sweet Daddy / Patricia Smith -- Mandela in Harlem. (June, 1991) ; King ; Philosophy of the Kool / Sekou Sundiata -- Fences ; Yearning / Cheryl Taylor -- "Strontium" ; Slot Machine / Emily Xyz -- HIV ; Sheets ; Sunday, August 11, 1974 ; Body Bee Calling: From the 21st Century ; Father at Zero-Point-Place / Miguel Algarin -- Mariam ; Mason V. Furey ; Interpreting Dreams / Richard August -- La Masacre de Ponce ; El Astro de Carolina / Jorge Brandon -- Salicrup ; Tonight by Vendor's Booth / Americo Casiano Jr. -- Poem to a Wood Sculpture ; In the pocket and Spend It Right ; Piss Side Streets / Lucky Cienfuegos -- An Essay on William Carlos Williams ; Three Songs from the 50s ; Art-This ; Haikukoos / Victor Cruz
  • Puerto Rican Discovery #20: Ode to Papiros de Babel en el Ateneo Puertorriqueño ; Puerto Rican Discovery #17: Treasures of Thieves ; Puerto Rican Discovery #23: Portrait in Raising Self-Esteem ; Two Poems for David Allan / Sandra Esteves -- Chica ; Ditty and Jitty ; By the Hair ; Danzón: The Night Before the War 1/15/1991 ; Untitled ; Bacalaitos and Fireworks / Lois Griffith -- Soledad ; My Graduation Speech ; Sky People (La Gente del Cielo) ; Tito Madera Smith / Tato Laviera -- You Jump First ; Prologue for Ode to Road Runner ; Uptown Train ; Telephone Booth Number 102 ; Telephone Booth Number 227 ; Telephone Booth Number 507 ; Telephone Booth Number 905 1/2 ; Wet Hand on Dry Dreams / Pedro Pietri -- La Bodega Sold Dreams ; The Book of Genesis According to St. Miguelito ; New York City Hard Times Blues ; The Records of Time / Miguel Pinero -- A Job ; Loisaida ; Paradox and Sleep / Bimbo Rivas -- People of Watts ; Porque no Estas Conmigo ; Blood Rhythms-Blood Currents-Black Blue N Stylin' / Ntozake Shange -- Born Anew at Each A.M. ; Prologue, Seven Long Times / Piri Thomas -- Slant / Elena Alexander
  • The Revolution Was Postponed Because of Rain / David Allen -- Vacant Child / Sheila Alson -- The Last Condors in Manhattan / Indran Amirthanayagam -- Walt Whitman Strides the Llano of New Mexico / Rudolfo Anaya -- Amnesia / Cynthia Andrews -- Holding Him Not As a Child / Zoe Anglesey -- I'm a Nuyorican / Pauly Arroyo -- In Response to a Brother's Question About What He Should Do When His Best Friend Beats Up His Woman / Asha Bandele -- "Oye Mama, Oye, Mama" / Carmen Bardeguez-Brown -- Reality? / Denise Bell -- Daughter / Nicole Blackman -- From White Trash Debutante Ball / Jennifer Blowdryer -- A Junkie's Heaven / Shorty Bon Bon -- Kiss Death Softly With Blue Lips / Kymberly Brown-Valenzuela -- Every Knotted Fist / Alaan Bowe -- Little Light / Jim Brodey -- Chekovian Depression / Lisa Buscani -- Orange / Steve Cannon -- The Pretty Boys of Ermita / Nick Carbo -- Borinquen / Laurie Carlos -- Had It Been / Elizabeth Castagna -- Fair Prejudice / Marcel Christian -- Ode to a Black Child (AKA Mr. America) / Gabrielle n. Lane Clarke -- Lemon Brown / Todd Colby
  • Science Was Invented by a Bunch of Guys Who Were So Ugly They Couldn't Possibly Believe in God / Matt Cook -- A Man's Tailor/Dakar / Thulani Davis -- Mountain Climb / Christina Desrosiers -- For the Men Who Still Don't Get It / Carol Diehl -- Fear on 11th Street and Avenue A, New York City / Denise Duhamel -- Are You Mrs. Lopez' Daughter? / Kathy Ebel -- Sleepwalking, Told in Slow Motion / Anne Elliott -- The Days of Pot and Ice Cream / Janice Erlbaum -- I Want to Be a Woman / Evert Eden -- Magic / John Farris -- Toad Venom / Gary Glazner -- Walk Right / Gloria -- "When Two Straw Half-Featured Purrings Navigate" / Mia Hansford -- Ah Billie / Dina Hernandez-Correa -- Goodbye / Susan Hornik -- Bus / Alan Kaufman -- Llanto Suave para Pinero / Rick Kearns -- Death Beds Love Songs and Ancestors / Michael Ladd -- Woman's Song / Patricia Landrum -- For Dizz / Shirley Leflore -- Intelligent Love / Gary Lenhart -- Two Street Things / Robbie Mccauley -- Proper Ventilation / Richard Martin -- Love / Greg Masters -- My Life As I Remember It / Bobby Miller -- G-Men in the Pines / David Mills
  • PV / Eileen Myles -- Adventures of Plastic Man / Ninety 9 -- Dire Manifesto / Orion -- "Po Tree!" / Julie Patton -- Please / Carolyn Peyser -- Project Blues / Raymond Ramirez -- Excerpt from the South Bronx / Noel Rico -- Odalisque / Keith Roach -- That Kind of Blues / Will Sales -- Pueblo Querido / Raul Salinas -- 25 Mayo 92 en Pullmania, Washington / Ricardo Sanchez -- Los Bravos / Gail Schilke -- Epithalamium / Susan Scutti -- My Bad Angel / Danny Shot -- Chicago: Sandburg to Smith, Smith to Sandburg / Marc Smith -- The Final Solution / Pamela Sneed -- A Testimonial / Sparrow -- Panamanian Nights / Carlton Spiller -- For Gwen Brooks / Lamont Steptoe -- Well? / Everton Sylvester -- Paranioa at Its Finest / Nate Tate -- Languer/Languor / Vipin -- Breaking Tiles / Michael Warr -- Meditations on Natural Man / Jack Wiler -- Court Appearance / Jeff Wright
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24 cm.
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 514 p.
Isbn
9780805032574
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
94001240
System control number
(OCoLC)29754246

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