poetry

Poetry And Talent At Its Best!!
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster has black ink printed on white paper. At the top left is "The Afro-American Students Organization presenst: / Poetry And Talent / At Its Best!!". At the center of the poster are two black...

Black Quake
1973

Poster has a black background with white text. At the top is " Black / Quake". At the bottom is a white box with black text reading "Music/Dance / Poetry/Film / Art/Drama / Street Arts" with...

Ntozake Shange
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster has black ink and a thin black border printed on white paper. At the top is an illustration of a woman with small braids in her hair. Down the bottom of the poster is a three paragraph poem...

June Jordan
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster has black ink and a thin line border printed on white paper. On the left side is an illustration of a woman with short hair. At the right are two columns of text - an excerpt titled "On a...

I Am The Greatest!
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster has black ink printed on white paper. Across the top is "A Guaranteed High Fidelity Recording" followed by a black and white image of a man in a suit standing amoung a pile of books, papers...

Africa On The Move
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster has black ink printed on yellow paper. At the top is "The African History Month Committee Presents" followed by an illustration of the face of a man with a beard and his eyes shaded....

Free University of Berkeley
1969

Poster has a light blue background with red text and design. In the center is a swirl design with "Free university of berkeley 1103 Grove St. thi-6794 autumn ''68" printed around the edge. Below...

Susan Griffin
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster has black text and a black and white photo pritned on white paper. At the top is "Everywoman''s Week of information concerning / violence against women / presents / Susan Griffin / feminist...

Intersection Women's Night
1973

Poster has a white background with a thin black double line border, red text and black and white graphics. Central image shows a naked woman wearing a pearl necklace with her hair pulled back by a...

Gil Scott-Heron
1985

Poster has a green background printed on white paper with white text and a yellow/red image. Text at the top has a white dot between each word and reads "An Evening Of Song Celebrity And Support...

Free University of Berkeley
1969

This poster is filled with a yellow swirled sun graphic in the center of a red background. Text at the bottom of the page reads "Free University of Berkeley" and lists the address and "spring ''69...

Political Ecology Group
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster has a stylized image of the face of a person at the bottom printed in black with two sections of the figure''s heair moving up toward the left and right. Between the sections of hair is a...

The right questions
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster has a black background with gray wavy lines moving from left to right. Throughout the poster are stylized illustrations of animal skeletons and poison/ hazardous material symbols. At the...

Poetry in action
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster background is black. Left side of poster has a black and white photo of male and female figures imposed over a photo of a factory. Above the photo is "Poetry in action" in white and red...

River of Words
Late 20th Early 21st Century

This is a black poster with large, red text at the top reading "River of Words" and continuing with "The Annual Environmental Poetry & Art Contest" in yellow. There is an illustration of an...

Watershed
Late 20th Early 21st Century

This poster features a black and white illustration of a river flowing through a landscape. The river is made up of swirls and the embellished frame around the image contains text reading "...

Save The Farm
1986

Poster has blue and yellow ink printed on a green background. Centered at the top is a blue and green cornucopia graphic followed by "Save The Farm" in yellow. Below the text is a blue and yellow...

Earth Night Celebration
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster hsa black ink printed on peach colored paper. Poster has a border of wispy black lines. Outside of the lines, following the border is "A Good Planet Is Hard To Find" in black in English and...

Gary Snyder
c. 1991

This poster has a white margin outside a thin, black frame. There is a black and white image of a forest and clouds with a poem printed on it in the top half of the page. The poem is attributed to...

Wild Greens Early Spring
Late 20th Early 21st Century

This yellow poster is titled "Wild Greens / Early Spring" in light brown script in the top third of the page. There is an illustration of a naked woman sitting on the ground with plants in a...

Father Ernesto Cardenal
1990

Poster is printed on white paper. Poster is a notcie for a poetry event. The top portion of the poster is a color image of a bird-like creature. in the background is a sunrise. Below the image is...

Caribbean women: big and little
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster has black text, a black and white image and gray graphics printed on white paper. At the top left, the photo shows a woman in a zebra dress as seen through the branches of a tree. To the...

Art.Rage.Us
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster has a color background photo of a woman dressed and painted like the Statue of Liberty holding paint brushes instead of a torch and a poetry book in place of the tablet - model standing in...

En Ser Ella Being She
c. 1985

Poster consists of red text on a light blue background. Image in the center depicts two female figures whose legs and arms form tree roots (yellow outline in red) against a purple/blue background...

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