The Resource Sweet words so brave : the story of African American literature, written by Barbara K. Curry and James Michael Brodie ; illustrated by Jerry Butler

Sweet words so brave : the story of African American literature, written by Barbara K. Curry and James Michael Brodie ; illustrated by Jerry Butler

Label
Sweet words so brave : the story of African American literature
Title
Sweet words so brave
Title remainder
the story of African American literature
Statement of responsibility
written by Barbara K. Curry and James Michael Brodie ; illustrated by Jerry Butler
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A survey of the history of African American literature, from slave narratives to the present, told in the voice of a grandfather speaking to his granddaughter
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curry, Barbara K
Dewey number
810.9/896073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
C87 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brodie, James Michael
  • Butler, Jerry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • African Americans in literature
  • American literature
  • African Americans in literature
  • African Americans
  • American literature
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Sweet words so brave : the story of African American literature, written by Barbara K. Curry and James Michael Brodie ; illustrated by Jerry Butler
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 64)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Maya Angelou. -- James Baldwin. -- Amiri Baraka. -- Gwendolyn Brooks. -- William Wells Brown. -- Charles W. Chesnutt. -- Countee Cullen. -- Frederick Douglass. -- W.E.B. DuBois. -- Paul Laurence Dunbar. -- Ralph Ellison. -- Olaudah Equiano. -- Nikki Giovanni. -- Alex Haley. -- Lorraine Hansberry. -- Langston Hughes. -- Zora Neale Hurston. -- James Weldon Johnson. -- Martin Luther King Jr. -- Malcolm X. -- Paule Marshall. -- Claude McKay. -- Toni Morrison. -- Gordon Parks. -- Paul Robeson. -- Sonia Sanchez. -- Jean Toomer. -- Alice Walker. -- Phillis Wheatley. -- Richard Wright
Extent
1 online resource (64 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036977604
Label
Sweet words so brave : the story of African American literature, written by Barbara K. Curry and James Michael Brodie ; illustrated by Jerry Butler
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 64)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Maya Angelou. -- James Baldwin. -- Amiri Baraka. -- Gwendolyn Brooks. -- William Wells Brown. -- Charles W. Chesnutt. -- Countee Cullen. -- Frederick Douglass. -- W.E.B. DuBois. -- Paul Laurence Dunbar. -- Ralph Ellison. -- Olaudah Equiano. -- Nikki Giovanni. -- Alex Haley. -- Lorraine Hansberry. -- Langston Hughes. -- Zora Neale Hurston. -- James Weldon Johnson. -- Martin Luther King Jr. -- Malcolm X. -- Paule Marshall. -- Claude McKay. -- Toni Morrison. -- Gordon Parks. -- Paul Robeson. -- Sonia Sanchez. -- Jean Toomer. -- Alice Walker. -- Phillis Wheatley. -- Richard Wright
Extent
1 online resource (64 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036977604

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