Individual Author Record
Name: Carolyn Marie RodgersPen Name: None Genre: Born: December 1, 1937 in East St. Louis, Illinois Sites:
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
Titles At Your Library
How I got ovah: New and selected poems
ISBN: 0385046707 Anchor Press. 1975
The heart as ever green: Poems
ISBN: 0385127952 Anchor Press/Doubleday. 1978