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15. Poetry of Liberation

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Unit Overview: Bibliography & Resources

Selected Bibliography
Bibby, Michael. Hearts and Minds: Bodies, Poetry, and Resistance in the Vietnam Era. New Brunswick: Rutgers UP, 1996.

Charters, Ann. The Portable Beat Reader. New York: Penguin, 1992.

Echols, Alice. Daring to Be Bad: Radical Feminism in America, 1967-1975. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 1989.

Lee, A. Robert, ed. The Beat Generation Writers. Chicago: Pluto Press, 1996.

McMahon, Mary Sheila. "The American State and the Vietnam War: A Genealogy of Power." In The Sixties: From Memory to History. Ed. by David Farber. Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 1994.

Perkins, David. A History of Modern Poetry, vol. II. Boston: Harvard UP, 1987.

Rosen, Ruth. The World Split Open: How the Modern Women's Movement Changed America. New York: Penguin, 2000.

Steigerwald, David. The Sixties and the End of Modern America. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1995.

Further Resources
The Academy of American Poets www.poets.org.

America's War on Poverty [videorecording]. Producer Terry Kay Rockefeller. Alexandria: PBS Video, 1995.

Brooks, Charles. Best Editorial Cartoons of 1972: A Pictorial History of the Year. Gretna: Pelican, 1973.

A Century of Recorded Poetry [sound recording]. Los Angeles: Rhino Records, 1996.

Greenberg, Jan, ed. Heart to Heart: New Poems Inspired by Twentieth-Century American Art. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2001.

Howls, Raps & Roars: Recordings from the San Francisco Poetry Renaissance [sound recording]. Berkeley: Fantasy Records, 1993.

Our Souls Have Grown Deep Like the Rivers: Black Poets Read Their Work [sound recording]. Los Angeles: Rhino/World Beat, 2000.

Palabra: A Sampling of Contemporary Latino Writers [videorecording]. San Francisco: The Poetry Center and American Poetry Archives, SFSU, 1994.

Reflections on the Wall: The Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Harrisburg: Stackpole Books, 1987.

Sullivan, James D. On the Walls and in the Streets: American Poetry Broadsides from the 1960s. Urbana: U of Illinois P, 1997.

Young, Al. Color: A Sampling of Contemporary African American Writers [videorecording]. San Francisco: The Poetry Center and American Poetry Archives, SFSU, 1994.

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