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Analysis and comments on A Negro Love Song by Paul Laurence Dunbar

Comment 8 of 8, added on December 31st, 2015 at 1:11 PM.


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Comment 4 of 8, added on November 2nd, 2011 at 1:07 PM.
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fred lackey from United States
Comment 3 of 8, added on May 6th, 2009 at 11:51 AM.

This is a great poem and I love the fact that his writing about the women
that he loves is very cute!

Caramel from United States
Comment 2 of 8, added on March 29th, 2008 at 1:32 AM.

This is a fun piece to work especilly with the youth. The "hook" in
this song is "Jump back, honey, jump back!" If presented to a crowd,
allowing the "audience" to recite the "hook" in unison creates a lasting
impression. It is often requested!

Rasheeda K. Ali from United States
Comment 1 of 8, added on May 11th, 2005 at 1:53 PM.

The lyrics of this poem were used, with very little alteration, in 1956 by
rock 'n' roll pioneer Gene Vincent on his first album under the title "Jump
Back, Honey, Jump Back" with composer credit going to someone called

Brian Pugh from United Kingdom

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Poet: Paul Laurence Dunbar
Poem: A Negro Love Song
Added: Mar 17 2005
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Poem of the Day: Jul 13 2011

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