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The Resource Best African American essays, 2009, Gerald Early, series editor ; Debra J. Dickerson, guest editor

Best African American essays, 2009, Gerald Early, series editor ; Debra J. Dickerson, guest editor

Label
Best African American essays, 2009
Title
Best African American essays
Title number
2009
Statement of responsibility
Gerald Early, series editor ; Debra J. Dickerson, guest editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Early, Gerald Lyn
  • Dickerson, Debra J.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
American essays
Target audience
adult
Label
Best African American essays, 2009, Gerald Early, series editor ; Debra J. Dickerson, guest editor
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • by Walter Mosley
  • Real food
  • by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
  • Entertainment, sports, the arts.
  • Hip-hop planet
  • by James McBride
  • Writers like me
  • by Martha Southgate
  • Dances with daffodils
  • by Jamaica Kincaid
  • Introduction
  • The coincidental cousins: a night out with artist Kara Walker
  • by James Hannaham
  • Music: bodies in pain
  • by Mark Anthony Neal
  • When Tyra met Naomi: race, fashion, and rivalry
  • by Hawa Allan
  • Dancing in the dark: race, sex, the South, and exploitative cinema
  • by Gerald Early
  • Modern-day mammy?
  • by Jill Nelson
  • Gerald Early
  • Broken dreams
  • by Michael A. Gonzales.
  • Sciences, technology, education.
  • None of the above: what I.Q. doesn't tell you about race
  • by Malcolm Gladwell
  • Driving
  • by Kenneth A. McClane
  • Part I: I had a dream
  • by Bill Maxwell
  • Part II: A dream lay dying
  • Introduction
  • by Bill Maxwell
  • Part III: The once and future promise
  • by Bill Maxwell.
  • Gy:
  • Get out of my closet: can you be white and "On the down low"?
  • by Benoit Denizet-Lewis
  • Girls to men: young lesbians in Brooklyn find that a thug's life gets them more women
  • by Chloe? A. Hilliard.
  • Internationally black:
  • A slow emancipation
  • by Debra J. Dickerson
  • by Kwame Anthony Appiah
  • Searching for Zion
  • by Emily Raboteau
  • Last thoughts of an Iraq "embed"
  • by Brian Palmer
  • Stop trying to "save" Africa
  • by Uzodinma Iweala
  • We are Americans
  • by Jerald Walker
  • Activism/Political thought.
  • Friends, family.
  • Jena, O.J. and the jailing of black America
  • by Orlando Patterson
  • One nation-- under God?
  • by Barack Obama
  • Americans without Americanness: Is our nation nothing more than an address?
  • by John McWhorter
  • Barack Obama
  • by Michael Eric Dyson
  • Standing up for "bad" words
  • by Stephane Dunn
  • Fired: can a friendship really end for no good reason?
  • Debunking "driving while black" myth
  • by Thomas Sowell
  • Goodbye to all that: Why Obama matters
  • by Andrew Sullivan
  • The high ground
  • by Stanley Crouch
  • by Emily Bernard
  • Gray shawl
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Bantam hardcover and trade pbk. eds.
Extent
xxiv, 288 pages
Isbn
9780553385366
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn229027568
  • (Sirsi) o229027568
  • (OCoLC)229027568
Label
Best African American essays, 2009, Gerald Early, series editor ; Debra J. Dickerson, guest editor
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • by Walter Mosley
  • Real food
  • by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
  • Entertainment, sports, the arts.
  • Hip-hop planet
  • by James McBride
  • Writers like me
  • by Martha Southgate
  • Dances with daffodils
  • by Jamaica Kincaid
  • Introduction
  • The coincidental cousins: a night out with artist Kara Walker
  • by James Hannaham
  • Music: bodies in pain
  • by Mark Anthony Neal
  • When Tyra met Naomi: race, fashion, and rivalry
  • by Hawa Allan
  • Dancing in the dark: race, sex, the South, and exploitative cinema
  • by Gerald Early
  • Modern-day mammy?
  • by Jill Nelson
  • Gerald Early
  • Broken dreams
  • by Michael A. Gonzales.
  • Sciences, technology, education.
  • None of the above: what I.Q. doesn't tell you about race
  • by Malcolm Gladwell
  • Driving
  • by Kenneth A. McClane
  • Part I: I had a dream
  • by Bill Maxwell
  • Part II: A dream lay dying
  • Introduction
  • by Bill Maxwell
  • Part III: The once and future promise
  • by Bill Maxwell.
  • Gy:
  • Get out of my closet: can you be white and "On the down low"?
  • by Benoit Denizet-Lewis
  • Girls to men: young lesbians in Brooklyn find that a thug's life gets them more women
  • by Chloe? A. Hilliard.
  • Internationally black:
  • A slow emancipation
  • by Debra J. Dickerson
  • by Kwame Anthony Appiah
  • Searching for Zion
  • by Emily Raboteau
  • Last thoughts of an Iraq "embed"
  • by Brian Palmer
  • Stop trying to "save" Africa
  • by Uzodinma Iweala
  • We are Americans
  • by Jerald Walker
  • Activism/Political thought.
  • Friends, family.
  • Jena, O.J. and the jailing of black America
  • by Orlando Patterson
  • One nation-- under God?
  • by Barack Obama
  • Americans without Americanness: Is our nation nothing more than an address?
  • by John McWhorter
  • Barack Obama
  • by Michael Eric Dyson
  • Standing up for "bad" words
  • by Stephane Dunn
  • Fired: can a friendship really end for no good reason?
  • Debunking "driving while black" myth
  • by Thomas Sowell
  • Goodbye to all that: Why Obama matters
  • by Andrew Sullivan
  • The high ground
  • by Stanley Crouch
  • by Emily Bernard
  • Gray shawl
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Bantam hardcover and trade pbk. eds.
Extent
xxiv, 288 pages
Isbn
9780553385366
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn229027568
  • (Sirsi) o229027568
  • (OCoLC)229027568

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