0664 June Jordan

June Jordan

1977: Poem for Mrs. Fannie Lou Hamer (You used to say, June?)1977Poemhttp://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poem.html?id=178527

A Poem about Intelligence for My Brothers and Sisters (A few years)Poemhttp://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poem.html?id=178520

A Song for Soweto (At the throat of Soweto)1989Poemhttp://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poem.html?id=179153

Affirmative Acts: Political Essays1998Collection
All These Blessings (play)1988Play
Apologies to All the People in Lebanon (I didn’t know and nobody told)Poemhttp://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poem.html?id=178521

April 10, 1999 (The enemies proliferate)Poemhttp://www.poemhunter.com/poem/april-10-1999/
April 7, 1999 (Nothing is more cruel)Poemhttp://www.poemhunter.com/poem/april-7-1999/
April 9, 1999: For Ethelbert (In Brooklyn when the flowering)Poemhttp://www.poemhunter.com/poem/april-9-1999-for-ethelbert/
Black English: The Politics of Translation1973Essay
Civil Wars (essays)1981Collection
Directed by Desire: The Collected Poems of June Jordan2005Collection
Dry Victories (children)1972Book
Fannie Lou Hamer (biography, children)1972Book
For Alice Walker (a summertime tanka) (Redwood grove and war)Poemhttp://www.afropoets.net/junejordan7.html

Haruko: Love Poems1994Collection
His Own Where (children)1971Book
I Was Looking at the Ceiling and Then I Saw the Sky (libretto)1995Play
In Memoriam: Martin Luther King Jr. (honey people murder mercy)1997Poemhttp://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poem.html?id=177192

It’s Hard to Keep a Clean Shirt Clean (It’s a sunlit morning)Poemhttp://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poem.html?id=178523

Jim Crow: The Sequel (We didn’t always need affirmative action)Poemhttp://www.poemhunter.com/poem/jim-crow-the-sequel/
July 4, 1974 (At least it helps me to think about my son)Poemhttp://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poem.html?id=178522

June Jordan’s Poetry for the People: A Revolutionary Blueprint (ed.)1995Collection
Kimako’s Story (children)1981Book
Kissing God Goodbye: Poems, 1991-19971997Collection
Letter to the Local Police (I have been enjoying the law and order of)Poemhttp://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poem.html?id=178524

Living Room: New Poems1985Collection
Lyrical Campaigns: Selected Poems1989Collection
Moving toward Home: Political Essays1989Collection
Naming Our Destiny: New and Selected Poems1989Collection
New Days: Poems of Exile and Return1974Collection
New Life: New Room (children)1975Book
On Call: Political Essays1985Collection
On the Loss of Energy (and Other Things) (no more the chicken and)Poemhttp://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poem.html?id=178525
Passion: New Poems, 1977-19801980Collection
Poem about My Rights (Even tonight and I need to take a walk and)Poemhttp://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poem.html?id=178526
Poem about Process and Progress (Hey Baby you betta)Poemhttp://www.poemhunter.com/poem/poem-about-process-and-progress/
Poem against the Temptations of Ambivalence (Quit?)Poemhttp://www.afropoets.net/junejordan5.html

Poem for Bob (Protected by a .357)Poemhttp://www.afropoets.net/junejordan4.html

Poem for My Love (How do we come to be here next to each other)Poemhttp://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poem.html?id=179238

Poem for Nana (What will we do)Poemhttp://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poem.html?id=178528

Poem for South African Women (Our own shadows disappear as the)Poemhttp://www.afropoets.net/junejordan3.html

Poem on the Death of Princess Diana (At least she was riding)Poemhttp://www.afropoets.net/junejordan6.html

Poetry for the People: Finding a Voice through Verse1996Essay
Problems of Translation: Problems of Language (I turn to my Rand)Poemhttp://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poem.html?id=178529

Shooting the Dog1992Poem
Soldier: A Poet’s Childhood (autobiography)2001Book
Some Changes (poems)1971Collection
Some of Us Did Not Die: New and Selected Essays of June Jordan2002Collection
Soulscript: Afro-American Poetry (ed.)1970Collection
Technical Difficulties: African-American Notes ... (essays)1992Collection
The Difficult Miracle of Black Poetry in America1986Essay
The Talking Back of Miss Valentine Jones: Poem # one (well I wanted)1989Poemhttp://www.afropoets.net/junejordan1.html


The Voice of the Children (ed.)1970Collection
Things That I Do in the Dark: Selected Poems, 1954-19771977Collection
What Great Grief Has Made the Empress Mute (Because it was raining)Poemhttp://www.afropoets.net/junejordan2.html

Where Is the Love?1979Essay
Who Look at Me (children)1969Book


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