last updated: 4/22/08


The Poetry Center Presents Back to Our Roots Elizabeth Alexander, Karl Kirchwey, Meredith Martin '97, Abe Louise Young '99. With Karl Kirchwey, Abe Louise Young, and Meredith Martin. 2007. 

Power and Possibility: Essays, Reviews, and Interviews. Poets on poetry. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2007.

"ARTS - The One Who Went Before - Remembering the Playwright August Wilson, 1945-2005." The American Scholar. 75. 1 (2006: 122.

American Sublime: Poems. St. Paul, Minn: Graywolf Press, 2005.

"Ars Poetica #10: Crossing Over." The American Poetry Review. 33. 6 (2004): 47.

The Black Interior: Essays. Saint Paul, Minn: Graywolf Press, 2004.

"New American Poetry - "The Female Seer Will Burn Upon This Pyre."." Tri-Quarterly. 112 (2002): 87.

"The Venus Hottentot (1825)." Callaloo. 24. 3 (2001): 688-691.

Antebellum Dream Book: Poems. Saint Paul, Minn: Graywolf Press, 2001.

"Poem - Neonatology." Tri-Quarterly. 109 (2000): 272.

"We Must Be about Our Father's Business": Anna Julia Cooper and the In-Corporation of the Nineteenth-Century African-American Woman Intellectual"
Winter 1995 v 20 n 2

"Can You Be Black and Look at This?": Reading the Rodney King Video(s)
Public Culture. Fall 1994 v 7 n 1

reprinted in:

The Black Public Sphere: A Public Culture Book
Chicago, University of Chicago Press, 1995


Golden, Thelma (ed.)
Black Male: Representations of Masculinity in Contemporary American Art
New York:
Whitney Museum of American Art: Distributed by Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1994

Every Shut Eye Ain't Asleep: An Anthology Of Poetry By African Americans Since 1945
Boston: Little, Brown, 1994
(with poems by Elizabeth Alexander)

Memory, Community, Voice
Callaloo: Baltimore, MD 1994 Summer, 17:2

'Coming Out Blackened and Whole': Fragmentation and Reintegration in Audre Lorde's Zami and The Cancer Journals
American Literary History, Cary, NC 1994 Winter, 6:4

The Anxiety of Authority
Women's Review of Books
v11 n5 Feb 1994

Life in the 'Jet' Stream: Reading Black America's Bible
Village Voice Literary Supplement 1994 Mar, 123, 2

Collage: An Approach to Reading African American Women's Literature
Ph.D. Thesis: 1993
University of Pennsylvania

Triple Consciousness Raising (book review)
The Hottest Water in Chicago: Family, Race, Time, and American Culture by Gayle Pemberton
Women's Review of Books
v10 n1, Oct 1992

Call and Response (interview with Elizabeth Alexander)
Village Voice Literary Supplement 1992 Oct, 109

The Workings of the Spirit: The Poetics of AfroWomen's Writing
Baker, Houston A.,Jr.; Alexander,(photog.); Redmond, (photog.)
Chicago: University ofChicago Press, 1991.

Brief Encounters: Going Back to the River
Village Voice
v35 n15, Apr 10, 1990

Listen Up: Sterling Brown's Folk Remedies
Village Voice Literary Supplement 1990 May, vol. 85, no. 23

The Venus Hottentot. The Callaloo poetry series, v. 9. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1990.

Studies in Afro American Literature: An Annual Annotated Bibliography, 1987
Sims Wood, (comp.); Alexander, Beavers, Clark,Veve A.; Leonard, Richards, Sellers, Wall, Cheryl
Callaloo: Baltimore, MD 1988 Fall, 11:4

Studies in Afro American Literature: An Annual Annotated Bibliography, 1986
Rowell,Charles H. (comp.); Alexander, Appelt, Beavers, Chambers, Green, Lock, Pope, Smith, Wall,Cheryl
Callaloo: Baltimore, MD 1987 Fall, 10:4



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