The Resource Invented lives : narratives of Black women, 1860-1960, [edited and with an introduction by] Mary Helen Washington

Invented lives : narratives of Black women, 1860-1960, [edited and with an introduction by] Mary Helen Washington

Label
Invented lives : narratives of Black women, 1860-1960
Title
Invented lives
Title remainder
narratives of Black women, 1860-1960
Statement of responsibility
[edited and with an introduction by] Mary Helen Washington
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.008/09287
Index
index present
LC call number
PS647.A35
LC item number
I58 1987
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Washington, Mary Helen
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  • Short stories, American
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • African American women
  • Nouvelles américaines
  • Nouvelles américaines
  • Roman américain
  • Noires américaines
  • Écrits de femmes américains
  • African American women
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Short stories, American
  • Nouvelles américaines
  • Nouvelles américaines
Label
Invented lives : narratives of Black women, 1860-1960, [edited and with an introduction by] Mary Helen Washington
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pauline E. Hopkins
  • Bro'r Abr'm Jimson's wedding : a Christmas story (1901)
  • Pauline E. Hopkins
  • Colored girl (1905)
  • Fannie Barrier Williams
  • 3. Mulatta trap : Nella Larsen's women of the 1920s
  • On being young--a woman--and colored (1925)
  • Marita O. Bonner
  • Helga Crane from Quicksand (1928)
  • Nella Larsen
  • Introduction : Darkened eye restored : notes toward a literary history of Black women
  • 4. I love the way Janie Crawford left her husbands : Zora Neale Hurston's emergent female hero
  • His over-the-creek-girl from Jonah's gourd vine (1934)
  • Zora Neale Hurston
  • Janie Crawford from Their eyes were watching God (1937)
  • Zora Neale Hurston
  • 5. Infidelity becomes her : the ambivalent woman in the fiction of Ann Petry and Dorothy West
  • Mamie from The narrows (1953)
  • Ann Petry
  • I sign my mother's name : maternal power in Dorothy West's novel, The living is easy
  • Cleo from The living is easy (1948)
  • 1. Meditations on history : the slave woman's voice
  • Dorothy West
  • My mother, Rachel West (1982)
  • Dorothy West
  • 6. Taming all that anger down : rage and silence in the writing of Gwendolyn Brooks
  • Courtship and motherhood of Maud Martha from Maud Martha (1953)
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • Rise of Maud Martha (1955)
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • Afterword to Contending forces (1968)
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • Perils of a slave woman's life from Incidents in the life of a slave girl (1860)
  • Harriet Jacobs
  • 2. Uplifting the women and the race : the forerunners--Harper and Hopkins
  • Iola from Iola Leroy (1892)
  • Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
  • Sappho from Contending forces (1900)
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 447 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035758522
Label
Invented lives : narratives of Black women, 1860-1960, [edited and with an introduction by] Mary Helen Washington
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pauline E. Hopkins
  • Bro'r Abr'm Jimson's wedding : a Christmas story (1901)
  • Pauline E. Hopkins
  • Colored girl (1905)
  • Fannie Barrier Williams
  • 3. Mulatta trap : Nella Larsen's women of the 1920s
  • On being young--a woman--and colored (1925)
  • Marita O. Bonner
  • Helga Crane from Quicksand (1928)
  • Nella Larsen
  • Introduction : Darkened eye restored : notes toward a literary history of Black women
  • 4. I love the way Janie Crawford left her husbands : Zora Neale Hurston's emergent female hero
  • His over-the-creek-girl from Jonah's gourd vine (1934)
  • Zora Neale Hurston
  • Janie Crawford from Their eyes were watching God (1937)
  • Zora Neale Hurston
  • 5. Infidelity becomes her : the ambivalent woman in the fiction of Ann Petry and Dorothy West
  • Mamie from The narrows (1953)
  • Ann Petry
  • I sign my mother's name : maternal power in Dorothy West's novel, The living is easy
  • Cleo from The living is easy (1948)
  • 1. Meditations on history : the slave woman's voice
  • Dorothy West
  • My mother, Rachel West (1982)
  • Dorothy West
  • 6. Taming all that anger down : rage and silence in the writing of Gwendolyn Brooks
  • Courtship and motherhood of Maud Martha from Maud Martha (1953)
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • Rise of Maud Martha (1955)
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • Afterword to Contending forces (1968)
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • Perils of a slave woman's life from Incidents in the life of a slave girl (1860)
  • Harriet Jacobs
  • 2. Uplifting the women and the race : the forerunners--Harper and Hopkins
  • Iola from Iola Leroy (1892)
  • Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
  • Sappho from Contending forces (1900)
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 447 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035758522

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