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Source: Modern American Poetry - MBT

Primary Works

Rendezvous with America (1944); Libretto for the Republic of Liberia (1953); and Harlem Gallery (1965).

Libretto for the Republic of Liberia. NY: Twayne, 1953. PS3539.O334 L5

Harlem gallery. With an introd. by Karl Shapiro. NY:Twayne [1965- ] PS3539.O334 H3 Library Has: v.1

Selected Bibliography 1980-Present

Farnsworth, Robert M. Melvin B.Tolson, 1898-1966: Plain Talk and Poetic Prophecy. U of Missouri P, 1984.

Maria K Mootry. "'The Step of Iron Feet': Creative Practice in the War Sonnets of Melvin B. Tolson and Gwendolyn Brooks." in Nielsen, Aldon L. ed. Reading Race in American Poetry: 'An Area of Act'. Urbana: U of Illinois P, 2000.

Russell, Mariann. Melvin B. Tolson's Harlem Gallery: A Literary Analysis. Columbia: U of Missouri P Year: 1980.

Schultz, Kathy L. The Afro-Modernist Epic and Literary History: Tolson, Hughes, Baraka. NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.

MLA Style Citation of this Web Page

Reuben, Paul P. "Chapter 10: Melvin B. Tolson." PAL: Perspectives in American Literature- A Research and Reference Guide. URL: http://www.paulreuben.website/pal/chap10/tolson.html (provide page date or date of your login). 

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