Amherst: University of Massachusettes, 1988. First Edition. Quarto (27.5cm); green wrappers illustrated by the works of Romare Bearden; 96pp.; illustrated in black and white plus full color pages of artwork; light edge wear only; a Near Fine copy.
Drum was a publication of the "Black Literary Experience," written and edited by students at UMass Amherst between 1969 and 1988. Includes poetry; a jazz symphony by Lateef Yusef; articles by James Baldwin, Maya Angelou and Amiri Baraka plus many others. Tributes to Marcus Garvey, Dr. Martin Luther King, Romare Bearden and Thurgood Marshall. (DANKY 2071).