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Nikki Giovanni

by Virginia C. Fowler

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Published by Twayne Publishers, Maxwell Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International in New York, Toronto, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Giovanni, Nikki -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • African Americans in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-183) and index.

    StatementVirginia C. Fowler.
    SeriesTwayne"s United States authors series ;, TUSAS 613
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3557.I55 Z66 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 192 p. ;
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1714468M
    ISBN 100805739831
    LC Control Number92016731

    Nikki Giovanni, poet, activist, mother, and professor, is a seven-time NAACP Image Award winner and the first recipient of the Rosa Parks Woman of Courage Award, and holds the Langston Hughes Medal for Outstanding Poetry, among many other honors. Rosa is a children's picture book written by poet, activist, and educator Nikki Giovanni and illustrated by Bryan Collier. A biography of African-American civil rights activist Rosa Parks,. Giovanni was the first recipient of the Southern Poverty Law Center's Rosa L. Parks Woman of Courage Award and knew Parks personally through their involvement in civil rights : Nikki Giovanni.

    Nikki Giovanni, Author, Bryan Collier, Illustrator, illus. by Bryan $ (40p) ISBN   Nikki Giovanni, poet, activist, mother, and professor, is a seven-time NAACP Image Award winner and the first recipient of the Rosa Parks Woman of Courage Award, and holds the Langston Hughes Medal for Outstanding Poetry, among many other honors/5(3).

    Complete summary of Nikki Giovanni's Nikki-Rosa. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of Nikki-Rosa. The poet reflects on what it means to grow up black.   This omnibus covers Nikki Giovanni's complete work of poetry from – THE COLLECTED POETRY OF NIKKI GIOVANNI will include the complete volumes of five adult books of poetry: Black Feeling Black Talk/Black Judgement, My House, The Women and the Men, Cotton Candy on a Rainy Day, and Those Who Ride the Night Winds/5(4).


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Style has a profound meaning to Black Americans. If we can’t drive, we will invent walks and the world will envy the dexterity of our feet.

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