Afro American Women Authors 20Th Century Biography Books
Books con argomento Afro American Women Authors 20Th Century Biography
Zora Hurston and the Chinaberry Tree
Van Wright Cornelius (ILT)
Hu Ying-Hwa (ILT)
edizioni Lee & Low Books collana Lee & Low Books (Paperback), 1996
Dreaming of living in the cities that she sees from the top of the chinaberry tree, young Zora learns about reaching for her dreams and listens to the stories of her fellow townspeople, from whom she obtains the secret of keeping the past alive. Reprint. Reading Rainbow.
edizioni Penguin Group USA collana Penguin Group USA (Paperback)
Poet, writer, activist, entertainer, professor: Maya Angelou is all of these. Her remarkable story includes a childhood trauma, a leading role in an opera, her activism in the civil rights movement, and her devotion to poetry, writing, and teaching to promote the cause of all African-Americans. Based in part on Maya?s...
The Richer, the Poorer
edizioni Random House collana Random House (Paperback)
On the heels of the bestseller success of her novel The Wedding, Dorothy West, the last surviving member of the Harlem Renaissance, presents a collection of essays and stories that explore both the realism of everyday life, and the fantastical, extraordinary circumstances of one woman's life in a mythic time....
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
edizioni Turtleback Books collana Turtleback Books (Prebind)
A black woman recalls the anguish of her childhood in Arkansas and her adolescence in northern slums.