We a BaddDDD People

Written by
Sanchez, Sonia, American, born 1934
Published by
Broadside Press, founded 1965
Illustrated by
Olugebefola, Ademola, American, born 1941
Date
1970
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W x D: 8 1/2 x 5 3/8 x 1/4 in. (21.6 x 13.7 x 0.6 cm)
Description
A compilation of poems written by Sonia Sanchez and published in 1970. The book is divided into three sections: Survival Poems, Love/Songs/Chants, and TCB/EN Poems. The font cover features a black and white illustration by Ademola Olugebefola. Text at the top reads: [Broadside Press $ 1.50 / We A BaddDDD People / -Sonia Sanchez]. Below the header is black and white drawing. This copy has a note from Sanchez in 1972. The back of the cover has a black and white photograph of Sanchez.
Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition
A Changing America: 1968 and Beyond
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 1, C1 053
Type
poems
Topic
Identity
Language
Literature
Poetry
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Bertha Maxwell Roddey
Object number
2012.22.12
Restrictions & Rights
©1970 by Sonia Sanchez Knight. Permission required for use.
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f131223f-db54-4736-8b77-3af728f4bc8b
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