Volume 36, Number 1, Winter 2013

Table of Contents

Poetry

Graduation 1949

pp. 29-30
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What Cleopatra Sees

pp. 31-32
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Unusual Tightrope

pp. 84-85
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Heaven Is a Place for You

pp. 53-54
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Jamaal Jackson Converts Mike to Islam

p. 83
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Letters to Joe Frazier from Mike Tyson

pp. 80-81
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Not Joe Frazier: Tyson Writes Apology Letter

p. 82
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from Tanka Diary

p. 45
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Ink : : Spirit : : Coffin : :

p. 89
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Fiction

And Now I Am Old

pp. 1-4
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Chariot

pp. 70-79
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Creative Nonfiction

Eating, While Local

pp. 33-44
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The Black Man's Nod

pp. 86-88
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Nonfiction

In Memory of Roy DeCarava (1919-2009)

pp. 27-28
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Interviews

The Place in Between: An Interview with Esi Edugyan

pp. 46-51
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A Conversation with Lawrence Hill

pp. 5-26
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Visual Art

American Photographer: Portfolio & Essay

pp. 55-64
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Articles

Canonicity, Genre, and the Politics of Editing: How We Read Frederick Douglass

pp. 178-190
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Olaudah Equiano and the Sailor's Telegraph: The Interesting Narrative and the Source of Black Abolitionism

pp. 191-201
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The Limits of Literary Realism: Of One Blood's Post-Racial Fantasy by Pauline Hopkins

pp. 158-177
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Jim Crow in the Soviet Union

pp. 125-141
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Alvin Baltrop: Dreams into Glass

pp. 65-69
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On Pan-Antillean Politics: Ramón Emeterio Betances and Gregorio Luperón Speak to the Present

pp. 142-157
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AIDS, Race, and the Invasion of the Body in Sonia Sanchez's Does Your House Have Lions?

pp. 90-105
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Germany, 1923: Alain Locke, Claude McKay, and the New Negro in Germany

pp. 106-124
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Book Reviews

Different Drummers: Rhythm and Race in the Americas by Martin Munro (review)

pp. 210-213
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Elusive Origins: The Enlightenment in the Modern Caribbean Historical Imagination by Paul B. Miller (review)

pp. 202-204
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Violence, Visual Culture, and the Black Male Body by Cassandra Jackson (review)

pp. 207-210
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African Americans in Television: Behind the Scenes by Gregory Adamo (review)

pp. 205-207
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In the Wake of Hurricane Katrina: New Paradigms and Social Visions ed. by Clyde Woods (review)

pp. 213-216
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The Architectural Legacy of Wallace A. Rayfield: Pioneer Black Architect of Birmingham, Alabama by Allen R. Durough (review)

pp. 216-218
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Contributors

pp. 219-222
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