Moment's Notice Jazz in Poetry and Prose

ISBN-10: 1566890012

ISBN-13: 9781566890014

Edition: N/A

Authors: Art Lange, Nathaniel Mackey

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The editors have collected the jazz-inspired works of close to sixty writers ranging from Julio Cortazar and Jessica Hagedorn to Langston Hughes and Ishmael Reed."Moment's Noticeis the best anthology of jazz literature I've ever seen."--Bart Schneider,Hungry Mind Review¶"The jazz anthology to end all jazz anthologies."--Booklist
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List price: $20.00
Publisher: Coffee House Press
Publication date: 7/1/1992
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 1.232

Nathaniel Mackey, recipient of a 1993 Whiting Writers' Award, is the author of Eroding Witness (1985), School of Udhra (1993), Whatsaid Serif (1998), Bedouin Hornbook (1986), and Djbot Baghosus's Run (1993), as well as Discrepant Engagement: Dissonance Cross-Culturality, and Experimental Writing (1993). He teaches literature at the University of California at Santa Cruz.

Flatted Fifths
Jam Session
Be-Bop Boys
Song for Billie Holiday
Louis, Super-Cronopio
Giuffe's Nightmusic
He Don't Plant Cotton
Freedom and Discipline
Three Paragraphs
The Subterraneans
Let's All Hear It for Mildred Bailey!
Sonny's Blues
Listening to Sonny Rollins at the Five Spot
Chasing the Bird
Song for Bird and Myself
Streets of Gold
Chorus: Wing
The Day Lady Died
For Miles
The Planets
Full Circle
Battle Report
Walking Parker Home
O-JAZZ-O War Memoir: Jazz, Don't Listen To It At Your Own Risk
The Rare Birds
In the Tradition
Now and Then
Answers in Progress
String of Pearls
Will the Circle Be Unbroken?
Foo to the Infinite
Bud Powell, 1925-1966
The End of an Ethnic Dream
Rose Solitude
Solo Finger Solo
I See Chano Pozo
Don't Say Goodbye to the Porkpie Hat
Harlem Gallery: From the Inside
A Narrative of the Life and Times of John Coltrane: Played by Himself
For Bud
Peace on Earth
Driving the Big Chrysler across the Country of My Birth
Finding a Chet Baker Album in the Dimestore
Filling the Gap
Blue Gene
Blues for Dan Morin
Poetry Makes Rhythm in Philosophy
Lake Bud
Rhymes with Monk
Of What The Music to Me
Africa, Music and Show Business
Body and Soul
Moody's Mood for Love
Lester Leaps In
Topsy: Part 2
Dance of the Infidels
The Depression
Lennie Tristano, No Wind
Little Light
Sonny Rollins
A Coltrane Memorial
Thelonious Sphere Monk
Giant Steps
Coming Through Slaughter
Four and More; for Miles Davis
Snake-Back Solo
Leaving Los Angeles
To the Pianist Bill Evans
Tampa Red's Contemporary Blues
Cousin Mary
but, ruby my dear
Capricorn Rising
"John Coltrane Arrived with an Egyptian Lady"
Bedouin Hornbook
okra to greens
Be-Bop, Re-Bop
Expandable Language
C. T.'s variation
Rogue and Jar: 4/27/77
Like Cities, Like Storms
Love Poem
The Coming of John
Words and Music in America
The Funky Butt Legacy Song
Fire Parcel
The Circle with a Hole in the Middle
A Fine Line
A White Line
To The Great Hard-Bop Pianists
Biographical Notes
Author/Title Index
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