Individual Author Record
Name: Carolyn Marie RodgersPen Name: None Genre: Audience: Adult; Born: Chicago, Il. Died: April 2, 2010
-- Carolyn Marie Rodgers on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=carolyn+marie+rodgers
Illinois ConnectionCarolyn was born and raised in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationCarolyn Rodgers, a Chicago poet who first learned her trade in the Organization of Black American Culture (OBAC) Writer's Workshop meetings and Gwendolyn Brooks's Writers Workshops, was distinctive as a new black woman poet in the late 1960s, when she published her first two books, for her vehement adherence to the Black Arts program.
- Long Rap/ Commonly Known as a Poetic Essay, Broadside Press, 1971
- How I Got Ovah, New and Selected Poems, Doubleday, 1975
- The Heart as Ever Green, Poems, Doublyday, 1978