Hongo, Garrett Karou.
Yellow Light. Connecticut:
Mueller, Lauren, ed.
June Jordan's Poetry for the People: A Revolutionary Blueprint.
New York, NY: Routledge, 1995.
"Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros from her book Woman Hollering Creek and "The Thirty-eighth Year" by Lucille Clifton from Good Woman.
"The Summer I Was Sixteen" by Geraldine Connolly can be downloaded from Billy Collins Poetry 180: a poem a day for American high schools (www.loc.gov/poetry/180/003.html)