This is a partial list of African American poets who created poetry about jazz tradition and culture.
Oscar Brown, Jr.
Sarah Webster Fabio
Verta Mae Grossner
Gil Scott Heron
The Last Poets
Jazz Poetry Anthology, edited by Sascha Feinstein and Komunyakaa, (Indiana University Press, 1991)
The Second Set: The Jazz Poetry Anthology, Volume 2, edited by Feinstein and Komunyakaa (Indiana University Press, 1996)
Jazz Poetry: From the 1920s to the Present, by Feinstein (Greenwood Publishing Group, 1997)
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