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The Resource Shoulda been Jimi Savannah : poems, Patricia Smith

Shoulda been Jimi Savannah : poems, Patricia Smith

Label
Shoulda been Jimi Savannah : poems
Title
Shoulda been Jimi Savannah
Title remainder
poems
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Patricia
Dewey number
811/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.M537839
LC item number
S56 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Middle West
  • Lyrik
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
Label
Shoulda been Jimi Savannah : poems, Patricia Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Old backdrops dark -- How mamas begin sometimes -- Still life with toothpick -- Keep saying heaven and it will -- Before orphan unearthed the mirror -- Fixing on the next star -- One way to run from it -- Annie Pearl, upward -- Otis and Annie, Annie and Otis -- June 25, 1955 -- Shoulda been Jimi Savannah -- Chicago -- Tenzone -- 3315 W. Washington, 3A -- Alliance -- 2. We shined like the new things we were -- A colored girl will slice you if you talk wrong about Motown -- Annie Pearl's arethabops -- True that --Shedding -- Laugh your troubles away! -- The boss of me -- 3. Learning to subtract -- Ooo, baby, baby -- First friction -- Speculation -- Jumping doubledutch -- Minus one. Minus one more. -- And now the news : tonight the soldiers -- Have soul and die -- Next. Next -- 4. Mad at my whole damn face -- Ain't but one way heaven makes sense -- Tavern. Tavern. Church. Shuttered tavern, -- Sanctified -- An all-purpose product -- Baby of the mistaken hue -- Because -- What Garfield Park kept saying -- To keep from saying Dead -- 13 ways of looking at 13 -- Dear Jimmy Connoll -- Carnie -- Guess who's closest to heaven -- His for the taking -- Dirty Diana -- An open letter to Joseph Peter Naras -- An open letter to Joseph Peter Naras, take 2 -- 5. Wait -- An open letter to Joseph Peter Naras, take 3 -- Asking for a heart attack -- Hip-hop Ghazal -- Looking to see how the eyes inhabit dark, wondering about light -- Thief of tongues -- Motown crown
Control code
ocn744560335
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
115 pages
Isbn
9781566892995
Lccn
2011029282
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781566892995
  • (OCoLC)744560335
Label
Shoulda been Jimi Savannah : poems, Patricia Smith
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Old backdrops dark -- How mamas begin sometimes -- Still life with toothpick -- Keep saying heaven and it will -- Before orphan unearthed the mirror -- Fixing on the next star -- One way to run from it -- Annie Pearl, upward -- Otis and Annie, Annie and Otis -- June 25, 1955 -- Shoulda been Jimi Savannah -- Chicago -- Tenzone -- 3315 W. Washington, 3A -- Alliance -- 2. We shined like the new things we were -- A colored girl will slice you if you talk wrong about Motown -- Annie Pearl's arethabops -- True that --Shedding -- Laugh your troubles away! -- The boss of me -- 3. Learning to subtract -- Ooo, baby, baby -- First friction -- Speculation -- Jumping doubledutch -- Minus one. Minus one more. -- And now the news : tonight the soldiers -- Have soul and die -- Next. Next -- 4. Mad at my whole damn face -- Ain't but one way heaven makes sense -- Tavern. Tavern. Church. Shuttered tavern, -- Sanctified -- An all-purpose product -- Baby of the mistaken hue -- Because -- What Garfield Park kept saying -- To keep from saying Dead -- 13 ways of looking at 13 -- Dear Jimmy Connoll -- Carnie -- Guess who's closest to heaven -- His for the taking -- Dirty Diana -- An open letter to Joseph Peter Naras -- An open letter to Joseph Peter Naras, take 2 -- 5. Wait -- An open letter to Joseph Peter Naras, take 3 -- Asking for a heart attack -- Hip-hop Ghazal -- Looking to see how the eyes inhabit dark, wondering about light -- Thief of tongues -- Motown crown
Control code
ocn744560335
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
115 pages
Isbn
9781566892995
Lccn
2011029282
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781566892995
  • (OCoLC)744560335

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