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Full Name: June Jordan
Biography:
(1936-2002) Poet. June Jordan was born in Harlem, New York, and lived as a child in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York, and attended Barnard College in Manhattan, New York.
Author's Timeline:
1936 New York County
June Jordan was born in Harlem, Manhattan, New York, in 1936. 
2002 (Unknown) County
June Jordan died in Berkeley, California, in 2002. 
1997 (Unknown) County
Kissing God Goodbye
(Pub: Anchor ISBN: 0385490321 )
 
1981 (Unknown) County
Things That I Do In The Dark: Selected Poems 1954-1977
(Pub: Beacon Press ISBN: 0807032352)
Poetry. 
1969 (Unknown) County
Who Look At Me
Poetry. 
1971 (Unknown) County
Some Changes
Poetry. 
1980 (Unknown) County
Passion: New Poems, 1977-1980
Poetry. 
1974 (Unknown) County
New Day: Poems of Exile and Return
Poetry. 
1975 (Unknown) County
I Love You
Poetry. 
1977 (Unknown) County
The Things I Do in the Dark
Poetry 
1985 (Unknown) County
Living Room, New Poems: 1980-1984
Poetry. 
1989 (Unknown) County
Naming Our Own Destiny: New and Selected Poems
Poetry. 
1981 (Unknown) County
Civil Wars, Selected Essays: 1963-1980
Essays. 
1986 (Unknown) County
On Call: New Political Essays: 1981-1985
Essays. 
1989 (Unknown) County
Moving Towards Home: Political Essays
Essays. 
1970 (Unknown) County
The Voice of the Children
Edited collection of children's poetry. 
1972 (Unknown) County
Dry Victories
Young people's poetry. 
1972 (Unknown) County
Fannie Lou Hamer
Young people's poetry. 
1975 (Unknown) County
New Life: New Room
Young people's poetry. 
1981 (Unknown) County
Kimako's Story
Young people's poetry. 
1971 (Unknown) County
His Own Where
Novel for young adults which was nominated for a National Book Award in 1971. 
1971 (Unknown) County
In the Spirit of Sojourner Truth
Play. 
1981 (Unknown) County
For the Arrow that Flies by Day
Play. 
1966 New York County
Jordan was an instructor at City College of the City University of New York from 1966 to 1968. 
1969 Westchester County
Jordan taught at Sarah Lawrence College, Yonkers, New York, from 1969 - 1974. 
1978 Suffolk County
Jordan taught at State University of New York at Stony Brook from 1978-1989 and was director of the poetry center and creative writing program from 1986-1989. 
? Kings County
Jordan lived, as a child, in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York. 

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