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In search of our mothers' gardens : womanist prose / by Alice Walker.

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Westfield Washington PL - Westfield 818.5409 Walker (Text) 78292000128888 Adult Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0156445441
  • Physical Description: xviii, 397 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: 1st Harvest ed.
  • Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1984, c1983.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Saving the life that is your own : the importance of models in the artist's life -- The black writer and the southern experience -- But yet and still the cotton gin kept on working... -- A talk : convocation -- Beyond the peacock : the reconstruction of Flannery O'Connor -- The divided life of Jean Toomer -- A writer because of, not in spite of, her children -- Gifts of power : the writings of Rebecca Jackson -- Zora Neale Hurston : a cautionary tale and a partisan view -- Looking for Zora -- The civil rights movement : what good was it? -- The unglamorous but worthwhile duties of the black revolutionary artist, or of the black writer who simply works and writes -- The almost year -- Choice : a tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Coretta King : revisited -- Choosing to stay at home : ten years after the march on Washington -- Good morning, revolution : uncollected writings of social protest -- Making the moves and the movies we want -- Lulls -- My father's country is the poor -- Recording the seasons -- In search of our mothers' gardens -- From an interview -- A letter to the editor of Ms.
Summary, etc.:
Collects the nonfiction writings of the author of "The Color Purple."
Target Audience Note:
1160 Lexile.
Study Program Information Note:
Reading Counts RC High School 9 25 Quiz: 26545 Guided reading level: NR.
Subject: Walker, Alice, 1944-
Authors, American > 20th century > Biography.
Feminism.
African American women.

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