Books by Quraysh Ali Lansana


Quraysh Ali Lansana is author of five poetry books, three textbooks, a children's book, editor of eight anthologies, and coauthor of a book of pedagogy. He is Associate Professor of English/Creative Writing at Chicago State University, where he served as Director of the Gwendolyn Brooks Center for Black Literature and Creative Writing from 2002- 2011. Our Difficult Sunlight: A Guide to Poetry, Literacy & Social Justice in Classroom & Community (with Georgia A. Popoff) was published in March 2011 by Teachers & Writers Collaborative and was a 2012 NAACP Image Award nominee.


Mystic Turf

Quraysh Ali Lansana


Our Difficult Sunlight: A Guide to Poetry, Literacy, & Social...

Quraysh Ali Lansana and Georgia A. Popoff


Southside Rain

Quraysh Ali Lansana


Role Call: A Generational Anthology of Social and Political...

Tony Medina, Quraysh Ali Lansana, et al.


They Shall Run: Harriet Tubman Poems

Quraysh Ali Lansana


The Walmart Republic

Quraysh Ali Lansana and Christopher H Stewart


Opal's Greenwood Oasis

Najah-Amatullah Hylton, Quraysh Ali Lansana, et al.