Table of Contents
   Dedication: The Auntp. xxi
      Track 1
   For My Peoplep. 1
      Margaret Walker
   Leroyp. 3
   Ars Poetica: Nov. 7, 2008p. 4
   Ka'Bap. 8
   When You Have Forgotten Sunday: The Love Storyp. 9
      Gwendolyn Brooks
   The Sermon on the Warplandp. 11
      Gwendolyn Brooksp. 12
      Gwendolyn Brooks
   Jazz Baby Is It In Youp. 13
      "I Fade Into the Night"p. 14
   Old Lemp. 15
      Sterling A. Brown
   I Am Accuse of Tending to the Pastp. 17
      Lucille Clifton
   I Am A Black Womanp. 18
      Mari Evans
   Who Can Be Born Black?p. 20
      Mari Evans
   Nikka-Rosap. 21
      Nikki Giovanni
   Knoxville, Tennesseep. 23
      Nikki Giovanni
   The Dry Spellp. 24
      Kevin Young
   Those Winter Sundaysp. 26
      Robert Hayden
   Frederic Douglassp. 27
   The Negro Speaks of Riversp. 28
      Langston Hughes
   Choosing the Bluesp. 29
   My Father's Love Lettersp. 30
   The Creationp. 32
      James Weldon Johnson
   A Negro Love Songp. 36
   Lift Every Voice and Singp. 37
   Go Down Deathp. 39
   Between Ourselvesp. 42
   The Union of Twop. 45
   Ballad of Birminghamp. 46
   A Poem to Complement Other Poemsp. 48
   No Imagesp. 51
   Between the World and Mep. 52
   Theme for English Bp. 54
   Â Harlem Suitep. 56