Audio collection of June Jordan [sound recording]. 1970-2000.

ArchivalResource

Jordan, June, 1936-2002. Audio collection of June Jordan [sound recording].

Audio collection of June Jordan [sound recording]. 1970-2000.

Collection consists of audiotape and phonograph recordings of radio appearances, speaking engagements, poetry readings, musical performances/rehearsals, and classroom lectures by June Jordan.

159 sound cassettes : analog.2 sound discs : analog, 33 1/3 rpm and 78 rpm; 8 in. and 12 in.

eng, Latn

Related Entities

There are 35 Entities related to this resource.

Jackson, Jesse, 1941-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w65v49sj (person)

The Reverend Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr., founder and president of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, is one of America’s foremost civil rights, religious and political figures. Over the past forty years, he has played a pivotal role in virtually every movement for empowerment, peace, civil rights, gender equality, and economic and social justice. On August 9, 2000, President Bill Clinton awarded Reverend Jackson the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor. Reverend Jackson h...

Kinnell, Galway, 1927-2014

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ph2gs2 (person)

Poet and professor. From the description of Papers, 1936-1980. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 56815853 American poet. From the description of Introduction to Seamus Heaney's reading to the Academy of American Poets at the Morgan Library : typescript with autograph revisions, [1984]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270874953 From the description of The fundamental project of technology : typescript photocopy with autograph revisions, [n.d.]. (Un...

Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6912szs (person)

Activist, author, and professor, Angela Davis was born in Birmingham, Alabama, on January 26, 1944, the daughter of two teachers. Active at an early age in the Black Panthers and the Communist Party, Davis also formed an interracial study group and volunteered for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee while still in high school. At fifteen, after earning a scholarship, Davis traveled to New York to complete high school. In 1960, Davis traveled to Germany to study for two years, and then ...

Candelaria, Xochiquetzal, 1973-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w63r3nbt (person)

Kay, Jackie, 1961-....

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6qg1vkh (person)

Collins, Merle

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ng7s7v (person)

Morrison, Toni, 1931-2019

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6wj3d5r (person)

Chloe Anthony Wofford Morrison (born Chloe Ardelia Wofford; February 18, 1931 – August 5, 2019), known as Toni Morrison, was an American novelist, essayist, book editor, and college professor. Her first novel, The Bluest Eye, was published in 1970. The critically acclaimed Song of Solomon (1977) brought her national attention and won the National Book Critics Circle Award. In 1988, Morrison won the Pulitzer Prize for Beloved (1987); she gained worldwide recognition when she was awarded the Nobel...

De Veaux, Alexis, 1948-....

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w62r4zfz (person)

Poetry editor of Essense magazine and author. From the description of Alexis De Veaux collection, 1979. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70968999 ...

Williams, Sherley Anne, 1944-1999

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6697c8k (person)

American author and professor of literature. From the description of Papers, 1970-1999. (University of California, San Diego). WorldCat record id: 42963326 ...

Sellars, Peter.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6w672r9 (person)

Jackson, Patti Gayle.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6d24t88 (person)

Lorde, Audre

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6q83svz (person)

Flanders, Laura

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6g18vnd (person)

Kostelanetz, Richard

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w63f4t5x (person)

Richard Kostelanetz was born on May 14, 1940, in New York, NY. He is the son of Boris Kostelanetz, a lawyer, and Ethel (Cory) Kostelanetz. He received his B.A. from Brown University in 1962 with honors. He pursued graduate study at King's College in London from 1964 to 1965 and received an M.A. from Columbia University in 1966. Richard Kostelanetz is a writer, visual artist, critic, poet, composer, filmmaker, video artist, lecturer and editor of the avant-garde. In 1971, employing a radically fo...

Gastil, John.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6w98c85 (person)

Torf, Adrienne.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w61k2c7f (person)

Breeze, Jean

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6j134rs (person)

Attica Correctional Facility

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w67x09hr (corporateBody)

Attica Correctional Facility is a maximum security prison housing males convicted of felonies who are 21 years of age or older committed directly by the Fifth, Sixth, Seventh and Eight judicial districts of New York . It also receives felons 16 years of age and older by transfer from the Elmira Reception Center or other institutions. A 1926 report of the Crime Commission of New York's Sub-Commission on Penal Institutions stated that the state's prisons were operating at ...

Rich, Adrienne, 1929-2012

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w60m2zqs (person)

Adrienne Cecile Rich, poet, author, feminist, and teacher, was born in Baltimore, Maryland, on May 16, 1929, the daughter of Helen (Jones) and Arnold Rice Rich. She attended the Roland Park Country School in Baltimore, Md. (1938-47). A 1951 graduate of Radcliffe College, in that year she won the Yale Younger Poets Award with the publication of her first book, A Change of World . Following her studies at Oxford University (winter 1952-53), she traveled through Europe. The following de...

Frente Sandinista de Liberacion Nacional.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ms9wh7 (corporateBody)

Reagon, Bernice Johnson, 1942-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6903nq1 (person)

Born on October 4, 1942, Bernice Johnson Reagon grew up in Albany, Georgia, where she became involved in the civil rights movement. As a student at Albany State College in 1961, Reagon was arrested for participating in a SNCC demonstration. She spent the night in jail singing songs and after her arrest joined the SNCC Freedom Singers to use music as a tool for civic action. Reagon earned her B.A. in history from Spelman College in 1970. In 1973, she founded Sweet Honey in the Rock, an award-winn...

Adams, J. G.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6dr2x4v (person)

"Dr. Atomic" is an opera written and composed by American John Adams, and directed by Peter Sellars. The performance premiered October 1, 2005 at the San Francisco Opera. Based on Richard Rhodes' book "The Making of the Atomic Bomb," Adams' work focuses on physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer and the project he led to create, and detonate, the first atomic bomb. The opera takes place during the five days leading up to the explosion at the Trinity Site. From the description of Dr. Atomic: ...

Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w64q7thm (person)

Irwin Allen Ginsberg was born on June 3, 1926 in Newark, New Jersey to Louis and Naomi (Levy) Ginsberg. American poet, author, lecturer, and teacher who was one of the core members of the Beat Generation of American author's in the 1950's and early 1960's along with Jack Kerouac, William S. Burroughs, and Neal Cassady. He died of complications of liver cancer on April 6, 1997. From the description of Allen Ginsberg papers, 1937-1994. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 462019390 ...

Rios, Alberto

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ht455k (person)

Silko, Leslie Marmon, 1948-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6zs31cx (person)

Leslie Marmon Silko (1948-), native American writer, author of Ceremony and Almanac of the Dead. From the description of Per Seyersted papers concerning Leslie Marmon Silko, 1973-1995. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702148173 ...

Davis, Thulani

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w690395q (person)

Thulani Davis (1948-) is an African American journalist, poet, playwright, and novelist. She graduated from Barnard College, and attended graduate school at the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University. In addition to articles in periodicals such as the VILLAGE VOICE, NATION, NEW YORK TIMES, and WASHINGTON REVIEW, she has published several anthologies of her poems, a play, the libretto for an opera, and several novels, including 1959 and the MAKER OF SAINTS. From the descri...

Mirikitani, Janice

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ks7w3s (person)

Glide Memorial United Methodist Church (San Francisco, Calif.)

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w65x7g78 (corporateBody)

Clarke, Cheryl, 1947-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w60w1865 (person)

Crumley, James, 1939-2008

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6d52h1p (person)

Crime novelist and screenwriter James Crumley was born on October 12, 1939 and spent most of his childhood in South Texas. After earning his MFA in 1966, he went on to teach English, publish a series of detective novels and short stories. After leaving his last teaching job in 1984, Crumley has worked full-time as a writer and has made his home base in Missoula, Montana. From the description of James Crumley Papers, 1965-1990. (Texas State University-San Marcos). WorldCat record id: ...

Eady, Cornelius, 1954-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w67w849p (person)

Cornelius Eady, playwright. From the description of Brutal imagination: typescript, 2002. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122363952 ...

Jordan, June, 1936-2002

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ww7zht (person)

June Jordan was born in Harlem, New York on July 9, 1936. Jordan fostered a love of literature and writing poetry as a child. She attended Barnard College and University of Chicago. June Jordan married in 1955 and had one child. A poet, novelist, essayist, editor and children's author, Jordan published her first poetry collection, Who Look at Me, in 1969. Jordan was a visiting scholar/poet at many institutions, including MacAlester College, City College of the City University of New York, Univer...

Wheatley, Phillis, c. 1753-1784

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6998x2t (person)

Phillis Wheatley (c. 1753-1784), first Black woman poet in America, was brought as an African slave in about 1761 to Boston, Mass., where she was purchased by John Wheatley. Educated in the Wheatley household, first by Wheatley's wife Susannah and later by his daughter Mary, Phillis Wheatley began writing poems in her early teens. It was through her published poetry that she became a member of Boston's literati and travelled briefly to England, returning in 1773 during Mrs. Wheatley's final illn...

Miles, Sara, 1952-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6sb5cpt (person)

Carroll, Baikida, 1947-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6xd4394 (person)