Volume 6 • Issue 2 • 1975 • Spring

Front Matter


Front Matter, The Iowa Review, v.6 no.2, Spring, 1975

1975-04-01 Volume 6 • Issue 2 • 1975 • Spring

Contents


Free Fantasia: Tiger Flowers

Robert Hayden

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The First Act of Liberation Is to Destroy One's Cage

Michael S. Harper

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Good Night, Willie Lee, I'll See You in the Morning

Alice Walker

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Butterfly Piece

Robert Hayden

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Leaving Eden

Ralph A. Dickey

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The City

Raymond R. Patterson

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The Father

Gayl Jones

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Fifteen

Shirley Williams

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Soft Kid

Waring Cuney

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Dizz on TV

Alvin Aubert

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The Return of Julian the Apostate to Rome

Ishmael Reed

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Alice

Michael S. Harper

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Finale

Ann duCille

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Parish Doctor

Sterling A. Brown

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To John Oliver Killens in 1974

Gwendolyn Brooks

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Deep Song

Gayl Jones

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The Old Women of Paris

Dudley Randall

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The Point of the Western Pen

Etheridge Knight

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Jericho

Ai .

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Soul Soul Super Bowl

George Barlow

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Power

Audre Lorde

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Ungod at the Font of the Blues

Anthony McNeill

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To All Brothers: From All Sisters

Sonia Sanchez

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Words

Raymond R. Patterson

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Open

Jerry W. Ward

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Lébé

Jay Wright

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Homage to My Hair

Lucille Clifton

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This Is C. T. R. Reed

Mari Evans

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Dust

Everett Hoagland

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From "The Book of Shine, XII"

Calvin Forbes

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He Imagined the Gorgeous Pattern of the New Skin and Settled for America

Primus St. John

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July 4, 1974

June Jordan

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For Paul Laurence Dunbar 1872-1972

Margaret Walker

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Two Egyptian Portrait Masks: Nefert-iti; Akhenaten

Robert Hayden

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Riding Back on a 30-Year-Old Tractor after Pulling out the Car I Drove into a Ditch, Watching Stars and Lightning from the Northwest

Philip Bryant

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Another Note for a Future Memory

Alvin Aubert

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Homage to My Hips

Lucille Clifton

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Providence, Rhode Island

Al Young

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Mr. Booker T.

James W. Blake

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Port Arthur

Shirley Williams

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Boston

George Buggs

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Boston, 5:00 a.m.: 11/74

Etheridge Knight

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The Missionaries

Samuel Allen

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Christ's Bracero

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In an Office of English

Ron Welburn

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Silent Canto

Horace Coleman

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The Silent Songwriter of Our Apocalypse

Reginald Lockett

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On a New York Street Corner: Canvas #14

Quincy Troupe

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Richmond Barthé: "Meeting in Lyon"

Melvin Dixon

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