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The Resource Centers of the self : stories by black American women from the nineteenth century to the present, edited and with an introduction by Judith A. Hamer and Martin J. Hamer

Centers of the self : stories by black American women from the nineteenth century to the present, edited and with an introduction by Judith A. Hamer and Martin J. Hamer

Label
Centers of the self : stories by black American women from the nineteenth century to the present
Title
Centers of the self
Title remainder
stories by black American women from the nineteenth century to the present
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Judith A. Hamer and Martin J. Hamer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty-seven stories by black American women. They write on being abandoned by men, on maintaining spiritual strength and on the search for an identity. With biographies of the writers
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.01099287/08996073
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS647.A35
LC item number
C46 1994
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hamer, Judith A
  • Hamer, Martin J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, American
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • African American women
  • African Americans
Target audience
adult
Label
Centers of the self : stories by black American women from the nineteenth century to the present, edited and with an introduction by Judith A. Hamer and Martin J. Hamer
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
  • Goldie
  • Angelina Weld Grimke
  • One boy's story
  • Marita Bonner
  • Sanctuary
  • Nella Larsen
  • The gilded six-bits
  • Zora Neale Hurston
  • The typewriter
  • Dorothy West
  • The two offers
  • See how they run
  • Mary Elizabeth Vroman
  • Miss Muriel
  • Ann Petry
  • Key to the city
  • Diane Oliver
  • To Da-duh, in memoriam
  • Paule Marshall
  • To hell with dying
  • Alice Walker
  • Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
  • Tell Martha not to moan
  • Sherley Anne Williams
  • Marigolds
  • Eugenia W. Collier
  • After Saturday night comes Sunday
  • Sonia Sanchez
  • My Man Bovanne
  • Toni Cade Bambara
  • Jevata
  • Gayl Jones
  • After many day : a Christmas story
  • Sister Detroit
  • Colleen McElroy
  • Comin to terms
  • Ntozake Shange
  • Requiem for Willie Lee
  • Frenchy Hodges
  • Damon and Vandalia
  • Rita Dove
  • The world of Rosie Polk
  • Ann Allen Shockley
  • Fannie Barrier Williams
  • Hoodoo
  • Connie Porter
  • Willie Bea and Jaybird
  • Tina McElroy Ansa
  • Song of Roland
  • Jamaica Kincaid
  • The stones of the village
  • Alice Dunbar-Nelson
  • Mary Elizabeth
  • Jessie Redmon Fauset
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
x, 355 pages
Isbn
9780809015764
Lccn
94014724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm30110636
  • (Sirsi) o30110636
  • (OCoLC)30110636
Label
Centers of the self : stories by black American women from the nineteenth century to the present, edited and with an introduction by Judith A. Hamer and Martin J. Hamer
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
  • Goldie
  • Angelina Weld Grimke
  • One boy's story
  • Marita Bonner
  • Sanctuary
  • Nella Larsen
  • The gilded six-bits
  • Zora Neale Hurston
  • The typewriter
  • Dorothy West
  • The two offers
  • See how they run
  • Mary Elizabeth Vroman
  • Miss Muriel
  • Ann Petry
  • Key to the city
  • Diane Oliver
  • To Da-duh, in memoriam
  • Paule Marshall
  • To hell with dying
  • Alice Walker
  • Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
  • Tell Martha not to moan
  • Sherley Anne Williams
  • Marigolds
  • Eugenia W. Collier
  • After Saturday night comes Sunday
  • Sonia Sanchez
  • My Man Bovanne
  • Toni Cade Bambara
  • Jevata
  • Gayl Jones
  • After many day : a Christmas story
  • Sister Detroit
  • Colleen McElroy
  • Comin to terms
  • Ntozake Shange
  • Requiem for Willie Lee
  • Frenchy Hodges
  • Damon and Vandalia
  • Rita Dove
  • The world of Rosie Polk
  • Ann Allen Shockley
  • Fannie Barrier Williams
  • Hoodoo
  • Connie Porter
  • Willie Bea and Jaybird
  • Tina McElroy Ansa
  • Song of Roland
  • Jamaica Kincaid
  • The stones of the village
  • Alice Dunbar-Nelson
  • Mary Elizabeth
  • Jessie Redmon Fauset
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
x, 355 pages
Isbn
9780809015764
Lccn
94014724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm30110636
  • (Sirsi) o30110636
  • (OCoLC)30110636

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