Individual Author Record
Name: Carolyn Marie RodgersPen Name: Carolyn Rodgers Genre: Poetry Audience: Adult; Born: December 14, 1940 in Chicago, Illinois Died: April 2, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois
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Illinois ConnectionCarolyn was born and raised in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationCarolyn Rodgers, a Chicago poet, playwright and author who first learned her trade in the Organization of Black American Culture (OBAC) Writer's Workshop meetings and Gwendolyn Brooks' 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.
AwardsPoet Laureate Award, Society of Midland Authors Chicago Literary Hall of Fame, 2012
Selected Titles At Your Library
How I got ovah :
ISBN: 0385046707. OCLC Number: 1174385 Anchor Press,. .
The heart as ever green :
ISBN: 0385127952. OCLC Number: 4498845 . .