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Sanchez, Sonia 1934-

Overview
Works: 184 works in 399 publications in 1 language and 13,607 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Juvenile works  Music  Filmed interviews  Filmed literary readings  Nonfiction films  Newspapers 
Roles: Author, Editor, Interviewee, Performer, Lyricist, Redactor, Speaker, Narrator
Classifications: PS3569.A468, 811.54
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Most widely held works about Sonia Sanchez
 
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Shake loose my skin : new and selected poems by Sonia Sanchez( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems by award-winning poet Sonia Sanchez, drawn from throughout more than thirty years of her work
Homegirls & handgrenades by Sonia Sanchez( Book )

24 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poetry by activist, scholar, and American Book Award-winning writer Sonia Sanchez in which she discusses the pain and beauty inherent in her role as an African-American woman and her struggle for peace
Black Panther : the revolutionary art of Emory Douglas( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents bold graphics, photographs, and collages created by Emory Douglas, the Black Panther Party's newspaper art director and later the party's Minister of Culture. "Discusses Douglas's seminal role in the crafting of the party's visual identity and cultural programs and his lasting influence on generations of artists and designers."--Jacket
Does your house have lions? by Sonia Sanchez( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Does Your House Have Lions? explores the life of Sonia Sanchez's brother - a vibrant young man who left the South for New York, immersed himself in the city's gay subculture, and became a victim of AIDS in the first years of the pandemic. Sanchez describes her brother's alienation from his family and his illness and death from AIDS with her characteristic tenderness. Told in the voices of sister, brother, father, mother, and ancestors, it is the story of kin estranged
Wounded in the house of a friend by Sonia Sanchez( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative poetry, haiku, and African-American lyricism confront the themes of race and gender and explore a granddaughter's drug addiction, a husband's infidelity, and a rape focusing on bringing hope and healing out of painful situations
Like the singing coming off the drums : love poems by Sonia Sanchez( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is a collection of new love poems from Sonia Sanchez. In haiku, tanka, and sensual blues, Sanchez writes of the many forms love takes: burning, dreamy, disappointed, and vulnerable. In three sections - Naked in the Streets, Shake Loose My Skin, and In This Wet Season - she takes us from the most intimate landscapes of passion to its public celebration in love poems dedicated to icons of our age, including Tupac Shakur and Ella Fitzgerald
Under a soprano sky by Sonia Sanchez( Book )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I've been a woman : new and selected poems by Sonia Sanchez( Book )

20 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of poems ... presents still another stage in the growth and development of Sonia Sanchez, who emerges from its pages as a dynamic, a transcendent female voice, and one of the finest poets of our time.--Page [4] of cover
Morning haiku by Sonia Sanchez( Book )

11 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are intimate verses here for family and friends, verses of profound loss and silence, of courage and resilience. Sanchez is innovative, composing haiku in new forms, including a section of moving two-line poems that reflect on the long wake of 9/11. In a brief and personal opening essay, the poet explains her deep appreciation for haiku as an art form. With its touching portraits and by turns uplifting and heartbreaking lyrics, Morning Haiku contains some of Sanchez's freshest, most poignant work
Home coming; poems by Sonia Sanchez( Book )

15 editions published between 1969 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We a baddDDD people by Sonia Sanchez( Book )

8 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blues book for blue Black magical women by Sonia Sanchez( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love poems by Sonia Sanchez( Book )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a new day : (poems for young brothas and sistuhs) by Sonia Sanchez( Book )

12 editions published between 1971 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I'm Black when I'm singing, I'm blue when I ain't and other plays by Sonia Sanchez( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<DIV>A collection of Sonia Sanchez's plays along with a historicizing introduction and critical essays on Sanchez's work.</div>
We be word sorcerers : 25 stories by Black Americans by Sonia Sanchez( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred ground by Sweet Honey in the Rock (Musical group)( Recording )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living at the epicenter : the 1995 Morse Poetry Prize selected and introduced by Sonia Sanchez by Allison Funk( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonia Sanchez( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sonia Sanchez ... a dynamic poet, playwright, activist and teacher ... read from Homegirls & Handgrenades and Under a Soprano Sky ... Ms. Sanchez was interviewed by poet Lewis MacAdams"--Container
SOS/Calling All Black People : a Black Arts Movement Reader by John H Bracey( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Shake loose my skin : new and selected poems
Alternative Names
Driver Wilsonia 1934-....

Driver, Wilsonia Benita.

Sanchez, Sonja 1934-

Sonia Sanchez Amerikaans toneelschrijfster

Sonia Sanchez poetessa statunitense

سونیا سانچز

Languages
English (190)

Covers
Homegirls & handgrenadesBlack Panther : the revolutionary art of Emory DouglasDoes your house have lions?Wounded in the house of a friendLike the singing coming off the drums : love poemsUnder a soprano skyI've been a woman : new and selected poemsMorning haiku