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The Congo & Other Poems

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Published by Borgo Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Poetry texts & anthologies,
  • General,
  • Poetry / General,
  • Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHarriet Monroe (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8822821M
    ISBN 101587156024
    ISBN 109781587156021
    OCLC/WorldCa52346152

    Poems by Nikki Giovanni: 15 / «prev. poem. Autoplay next video. I was born in the congo. I walked to the fertile crescent and built. I designed a pyramid so tough that a star. that only glows every one hundred years falls. into the center giving divine perfect light. I sat on the throne. drinking nectar with allah. This historic recording was made just months before the author's premature death in The father of modern singing poetry is captured here performing 'The Congo, 'The Chinese Nightingale', 'General William Booth Enters into Heaven', 'The Moon's the North Wind's Cooky', 'The Flowers Fed Buffaloes', and 'The Mysterious Cat'. Letter of Vachel Lindsay on the "Movies" (facsimile of letter to Paul Howell, J ), privately printed, OTHER. The Golden Book of Springfield, Macmillan, Vachel Lindsay Reading "The Congo," "The Chinese Nightingale," and Other Poems (recording), Caedmon, Rebekah Gamble (5/31/ PM). I absolutely adore this poem, especially the firs section. When introducing a class of younger students, teenagers mostly, to poetry, I often use that part of this poem to interest them/5.

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He can seem like a distant and silly figure. Most books of The Congo & Other Poems book poetry, including this one, list "The Congo" (one of his chants) as his most famous and significant s: THE CONGO AND OTHER POEMS [Nicholas Vachel Lindsay, Illinois Artist.

] With an introduction by Harriet Monroe Editor of "Poetry" THE CONGO AND OTHER POEMS; Introduction. By Harriet Monroe; Contents; First Section ~~ Poems intended to be read aloud, or chanted. The Congo. A Study of the Negro Race; The Santa Fe Trail; The Firemen's BallAuthor: Vachel Lindsay.

Read this book on Questia. The Congo and Other Poems by Vachel Lindsay, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of The Congo and Other Poems. THE CONGO AND OTHER POEMS By Vachel Lindsay [Nicholas Vachel Lindsay, Illinois Artist. ] With an introduction by Harriet Monroe Editor of "Poetry" [Notes: The 'stage-directions' given in "The Congo" and those poems which are meant to be read aloud, are traditionally printed to the right side of the first line it refers to.

Fiction and non-fiction books set completely or at least partially in either the Republic of the Congo or the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

Internet Archive BookReader The Congo: and other poems. The Congo and other poems. [Vachel Lindsay] -- More than 75 works, including a number of Lindsay's most popular performance pieces, "The Congo" and "The Santa Fe Trail" among them, reprinted with his own directions on how to recite them.

From the mouth of the Congo. To the Mountains of the Moon. Death is an Elephant, Torch-eyed and horrible, Foam-flanked and terrible. B OOM, steal the pygmies, B OOM, kill the Arabs, B OOM, kill the white men, H OO, H OO, H OO.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lindsay, Vachel, Congo and other poems. New York, The Macmillan Company, (OCoLC)   In the Spokane tradition of Vachel Lindsay, Chris Cook sings. Before you register the dark humor, the sharp satire, or the elegant constructions of the meter, you'll notice the music of these poems.

Whether at the park, in memory, or This is a reproduction of a book Brand: CAIMAN. The Congo and Other Poems is a popular book by Vachel Lindsay. Read The Congo and Other Poems, free online version of the book by Vachel Lindsay, on Vachel Lindsay's The Congo and Other Poems consists of 6 parts for ease of reading.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lindsay, Vachel, Congo and other poems. New York: The Macmillan Company,© (OCoLC) Get this from a library. The Congo and other poems. [Vachel Lindsay] -- More than 75 works, including a number of Lindsay's most popular performance pieces, "The Congo" and "The Santa Fe Trail" among them.

A little later, however, I found this book in a pile of sale books for next to nothing, and started flipping to the poems in the back. It is the only collection of Lindsay's poetry still in print. Other than "The Congo" and a few others, these poems contain no marginal notes and are entirely self-contained on the page/5(4).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lindsay, Vachel, Congo and other poems. New York: Macmillan, (OCoLC) Document Type. The Congo and Other Poems summary and study guide are also available on the mobile version of the website.

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With an average reading speed of words per minute. Harriet Monroe, ed. (–).The New Poetry: An Anthology. The Congo: By Vachel Lindsay: A Study of the Negro Race. The Congo and Other Poems, by Vachel Lindsay Part 1 out of 2. homepage; Index of The Congo and Other Poems, by Vachel Lindsay; Next part (2) This etext was prepared by Alan R.

Light ([email protected]). The original text was entered (manually) twice, and electronically compared to ensure as clean a copy as practicable. Vachel Lindsay has 74 books on Goodreads with ratings. Vachel Lindsay’s most popular book is The Congo and Other Poems. Here’s a Christmas poem from Vachel Lindsay’s The Congo and Other Poems, published one hundred years ago in It’s also an introductory poem to the first half of the third section of the book.

It’s entitled “This Section Is a Christmas Tree.” “This Section Is a Christmas Tree” This section is a Christmas tree. The Congo, and Other Poems is a set of 66 of Vachel Lindsay’s poems, although it's not his complete works.

Wikipedia calls Lindsay the “founder of modern singing poetry” but he also wrote a lot of poems in the standard, metered : Hamilcar Barca. The Congo and Other Poems.

Listen 2 weeks for free. 67 pages. Type E-book. Language English. Categories. Fiction Poetry & Drama Non-fiction Society & Social Sciences Biographies. Share this book. Poems by Vachel Lindsay: / «prev. poem. Autoplay next video. THEIR BASIC SAVAGERY. Fat black bucks in a wine-barrel room, Barrel-house kings, with feet unstable, Sagged and reeled and pounded on the table, A deep rolling bass.

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New York: The Macmillan Company, First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good / No Jacket. Item #L xv, [1],[8] pages. Contains five sections in all (including the poems on the World War), plus a 5-page introduction by Harriet Edition: First Edition.

Librivox recording of The Congo, by Vachel by Laura Fox The Congo is one of the best-known poems by American poet Vachel Lindsay (). It was revolutionary in its use of sounds and rhythms -- as sounds and rhythms -- and includes elaborate annotations to guide its spoken performance.

The Congo and Other Poems By Vachel Lindsay [Nicholas Vachel Lindsay, Illinois Artist. ] [Note on text: Due to the distinctions made by the author between emphasis by capitalization and emphasis by use of italics, especially in those poems intended to be read aloud, italicized words, phrases, and sections are marked by asterisks (*).

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] With an introduction by Harriet Monroe Editor of "Poetry" [Notes: The 'stage directions' given in "The Congo" and those poems which are meant to be read aloud, are traditionally printed to the right side of the first line it refers to.

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Nicholas Vachel Lindsay (/ˈveɪtʃəl ˈlɪnzi/; Novem – December 5, ) was an American poet. He is considered a founder of modern singing poetry, as he referred to it, in which verses are meant to be sung or : NovemSpringfield, Illinois.

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