Evolution of Style in the Poetry of Melvin B. Tolson
The consideration of Melvin Tolson's evolving style concerns the maturation of his thought.
Russell, Mariann B. "Evolution of Style in the Poetry of Melvin B. Tolson." Black American Poets Between Worlds, 1940-1960. Ed. R. Baxter Miller. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1986.