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The Resource Streetlights : illuminating tales of the urban Black experience, edited by DorisJean Austin and Martin Simmons

Streetlights : illuminating tales of the urban Black experience, edited by DorisJean Austin and Martin Simmons

Label
Streetlights : illuminating tales of the urban Black experience
Title
Streetlights
Title remainder
illuminating tales of the urban Black experience
Statement of responsibility
edited by DorisJean Austin and Martin Simmons
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Storyline
Character
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011568
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.C5
LC item number
S77 1996
Literary form
fiction
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1947-
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  • Austin, Doris Jean
  • Simmons, Martin
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True
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  • City and town life
  • African Americans
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
illuminating tales of the urban Black experience
Label
Streetlights : illuminating tales of the urban Black experience, edited by DorisJean Austin and Martin Simmons
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Room 1023 / DorisJean Austin -- The rejected buppie / Amiri Baraka -- Red lipstick / Yolanda Barnes -- Polo / Carlyle Brown -- Goodbye Washington / Wayne Brown -- Playing the game / Bebe Moore Campbell -- The drill / Breena Clarke -- My father's son / Steven Corbin -- The ethical vegetarian / Alexis De Veaux -- Believe / Carla R. Du Pree -- The insiders / Louis Edwards -- Scotch and curry / Lolis Eric Elie -- Can you say my name? / Carolyn Ferrell
  • Excerpt from De mojo blues / Arthur Flowers -- The quality of silence / Marita Golden -- I can't find my blackface / Howard Gordon --Horses on a rooftop / Clymenza Hawkins -- Sixty years after Hiroshima, thirteen years after Rodney King / Safiya Henderson-Holmes -- The birthday present / Linda Susan Jackson -- Jumping ship / Kelvin Christopher James -- Excerpt from Kingdom of night / Herschel Lee Johnson -- West Wind / Jacqueline Joan Johnson -- The girl who raised
  • pigeons / Edward P. Jones -- Savannah / Wendy Jones -- How I made love to a negro / Mina Kumar --Lilly's hunger / Bridgette A. Lacy -- Annette Estime / Marie Helene LaForest -- The elixir / Leslie Nia Lewis -- Nzinga's treasure / Devorah Major -- Yellow rooms / Richelle A. McClain -- In sight of the killing / Garrett McDowell -- Oda rainbow / J. R. McKie -- Touching / Terry L. McMillan -- Innocens comes to cotton / Tom Mitchelson -- Firstborn / D. S. Modupe -- Excerpt
  • from Beyond the limbo silence / Elizabeth Nunez -- When the revolution comes / Lindsay Patterson -- Raoul's silver song / Kalamu ya Salaam -- A real man / Esmeralda Santiago -- Four and twenty / Nan Saville -- Excerpt from Bayou Road street / Fatima Shaik -- Eye-hand coordination / Ntozake Shange -- Excerpt from Blood at the root / Martin Simmons -- You can't have greens without a neck bone / Ronald Strothers -- The river / Patrice E. Wagner -- One day, then another /
  • Orlando Warren -- Crawdaddy / Dennis A. Williams -- Excerpt from Mothersill and the foxes / John A. Williams -- Betrayal / Leslie Woodard
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 515 p.
Isbn
9780140174717
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
94024868 //r94
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o30701164
  • CARL0623283017
  • (OCoLC)30701164
Label
Streetlights : illuminating tales of the urban Black experience, edited by DorisJean Austin and Martin Simmons
Publication
Contents
  • Room 1023 / DorisJean Austin -- The rejected buppie / Amiri Baraka -- Red lipstick / Yolanda Barnes -- Polo / Carlyle Brown -- Goodbye Washington / Wayne Brown -- Playing the game / Bebe Moore Campbell -- The drill / Breena Clarke -- My father's son / Steven Corbin -- The ethical vegetarian / Alexis De Veaux -- Believe / Carla R. Du Pree -- The insiders / Louis Edwards -- Scotch and curry / Lolis Eric Elie -- Can you say my name? / Carolyn Ferrell
  • Excerpt from De mojo blues / Arthur Flowers -- The quality of silence / Marita Golden -- I can't find my blackface / Howard Gordon --Horses on a rooftop / Clymenza Hawkins -- Sixty years after Hiroshima, thirteen years after Rodney King / Safiya Henderson-Holmes -- The birthday present / Linda Susan Jackson -- Jumping ship / Kelvin Christopher James -- Excerpt from Kingdom of night / Herschel Lee Johnson -- West Wind / Jacqueline Joan Johnson -- The girl who raised
  • pigeons / Edward P. Jones -- Savannah / Wendy Jones -- How I made love to a negro / Mina Kumar --Lilly's hunger / Bridgette A. Lacy -- Annette Estime / Marie Helene LaForest -- The elixir / Leslie Nia Lewis -- Nzinga's treasure / Devorah Major -- Yellow rooms / Richelle A. McClain -- In sight of the killing / Garrett McDowell -- Oda rainbow / J. R. McKie -- Touching / Terry L. McMillan -- Innocens comes to cotton / Tom Mitchelson -- Firstborn / D. S. Modupe -- Excerpt
  • from Beyond the limbo silence / Elizabeth Nunez -- When the revolution comes / Lindsay Patterson -- Raoul's silver song / Kalamu ya Salaam -- A real man / Esmeralda Santiago -- Four and twenty / Nan Saville -- Excerpt from Bayou Road street / Fatima Shaik -- Eye-hand coordination / Ntozake Shange -- Excerpt from Blood at the root / Martin Simmons -- You can't have greens without a neck bone / Ronald Strothers -- The river / Patrice E. Wagner -- One day, then another /
  • Orlando Warren -- Crawdaddy / Dennis A. Williams -- Excerpt from Mothersill and the foxes / John A. Williams -- Betrayal / Leslie Woodard
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 515 p.
Isbn
9780140174717
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
94024868 //r94
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o30701164
  • CARL0623283017
  • (OCoLC)30701164

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