The Resource Beloved Harlem : a literary tribute to Black America's most famous neighborhood : from the classics to the contemporary, edited by William H. Banks, Jr

Beloved Harlem : a literary tribute to Black America's most famous neighborhood : from the classics to the contemporary, edited by William H. Banks, Jr

Label
Beloved Harlem : a literary tribute to Black America's most famous neighborhood : from the classics to the contemporary
Title
Beloved Harlem
Title remainder
a literary tribute to Black America's most famous neighborhood : from the classics to the contemporary
Statement of responsibility
edited by William H. Banks, Jr
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Celebrating the rich diversity of Harlem life and culture, from the early twentieth century to the present day, a literary anthology features a compilation of essays, short stories, and novel excerpts
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.8/097471
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS549.N5
LC item number
B45 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Banks, William
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • American literature
  • Harlem Renaissance
Label
Beloved Harlem : a literary tribute to Black America's most famous neighborhood : from the classics to the contemporary, edited by William H. Banks, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. 1910s-1930s : the descendents of slaves emancipate a culture. Excerpt from The autobiography of an ex-colored man (1912) / James Weldon Johnson -- The negro's gift to mankind (1912) ; Excerpt from Dark princess (1928) / W.E.B. Du Bois -- Excerpt from Nigger heaven (1926) / Carl Van Vechten -- Excerpt from Home to Harlem (1928) / Claude McKay -- Negro life in the New York's Harlem (1928) / Wallace Thurman -- Spunk (1935) ; Art and such (1938) / Zora Neale Hurston -- Excerpt from the Negro version of Macbeth (1936) / William Shakespeare and Orson Welles -- Excerpt from Drums at dusk (1939) / Arna Bontemps -- II. 1940s-1960s : the thunder roars. Mammy (1940) / Dorothy West -- Excerpt from The street (1946) / Ann Petry -- Excerpt from Go tell it on the mountain (1952) / James Baldwin -- Spanish blood (1959) / Langston Hughes -- Excerpt from Purlie Victorious (1961) / Ossie Davis -- Excerpt from Bird at my window (1966) / Rosa Guy -- Excerpt from dem (1967) / William Melvin Kelley -- Excerpt from This child's gonna live (1969) / Sarah Elizabeth Wright
  • III. 1970s-2000s : and then we make the thunder. Excerpt from Daddy was a number runner (1970) / Louise Meriwether -- Excerpt from The cotillion, or, One good bull is half the herd (1971) / John Oliver Killens -- Crying for her man (1971) / Ann Allen Shockley -- Excerpt from Captain Blackman (1972) / John A. Williams -- Excerpt from A love so fine (1972) / William H. Banks, Jr. -- Excerpt from In the shadow of the peacock (1988) / Grace F. Edwards -- A Christmas story (1990) / Andrea Broadwater -- Excerpt from Voices of the self (1991) / Keith Gilyard -- Excerpt from Jazz (1992) / Toni Morrison -- Commentary (1997) / John Henrik Clarke -- Excerpt from Sowa's red beans and gravy (2002) / Diane Richards -- Excerpt from The queen of Harlem (2002) / Brian Keith Jackson -- Changes (2003) / Walter Dean Myers -- IV. New stories : new voices reflect, recount, and reinvent. Dreaming in Harlem (2002) / Rosemarie Robotham -- Excerpt from 8 times a week (2003) / Karen Robinson -- Pudd'nhead Barnes (2004) / Tracy Grant -- The commute (2004) / Carmen Scheidel -- Sudan Washington (2004) / Funmi Osaba -- Migdalia (2004) / Rachel De Aragon -- Physician of the mind and heart (2004) / Olubansile Abbas Mimiko -- My father's first bra (2004) / Ayesha Randolph
Control code
ocm54536996
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 524 pages
Isbn
9780767914789
Lccn
2004042512
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)54536996
Label
Beloved Harlem : a literary tribute to Black America's most famous neighborhood : from the classics to the contemporary, edited by William H. Banks, Jr
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. 1910s-1930s : the descendents of slaves emancipate a culture. Excerpt from The autobiography of an ex-colored man (1912) / James Weldon Johnson -- The negro's gift to mankind (1912) ; Excerpt from Dark princess (1928) / W.E.B. Du Bois -- Excerpt from Nigger heaven (1926) / Carl Van Vechten -- Excerpt from Home to Harlem (1928) / Claude McKay -- Negro life in the New York's Harlem (1928) / Wallace Thurman -- Spunk (1935) ; Art and such (1938) / Zora Neale Hurston -- Excerpt from the Negro version of Macbeth (1936) / William Shakespeare and Orson Welles -- Excerpt from Drums at dusk (1939) / Arna Bontemps -- II. 1940s-1960s : the thunder roars. Mammy (1940) / Dorothy West -- Excerpt from The street (1946) / Ann Petry -- Excerpt from Go tell it on the mountain (1952) / James Baldwin -- Spanish blood (1959) / Langston Hughes -- Excerpt from Purlie Victorious (1961) / Ossie Davis -- Excerpt from Bird at my window (1966) / Rosa Guy -- Excerpt from dem (1967) / William Melvin Kelley -- Excerpt from This child's gonna live (1969) / Sarah Elizabeth Wright
  • III. 1970s-2000s : and then we make the thunder. Excerpt from Daddy was a number runner (1970) / Louise Meriwether -- Excerpt from The cotillion, or, One good bull is half the herd (1971) / John Oliver Killens -- Crying for her man (1971) / Ann Allen Shockley -- Excerpt from Captain Blackman (1972) / John A. Williams -- Excerpt from A love so fine (1972) / William H. Banks, Jr. -- Excerpt from In the shadow of the peacock (1988) / Grace F. Edwards -- A Christmas story (1990) / Andrea Broadwater -- Excerpt from Voices of the self (1991) / Keith Gilyard -- Excerpt from Jazz (1992) / Toni Morrison -- Commentary (1997) / John Henrik Clarke -- Excerpt from Sowa's red beans and gravy (2002) / Diane Richards -- Excerpt from The queen of Harlem (2002) / Brian Keith Jackson -- Changes (2003) / Walter Dean Myers -- IV. New stories : new voices reflect, recount, and reinvent. Dreaming in Harlem (2002) / Rosemarie Robotham -- Excerpt from 8 times a week (2003) / Karen Robinson -- Pudd'nhead Barnes (2004) / Tracy Grant -- The commute (2004) / Carmen Scheidel -- Sudan Washington (2004) / Funmi Osaba -- Migdalia (2004) / Rachel De Aragon -- Physician of the mind and heart (2004) / Olubansile Abbas Mimiko -- My father's first bra (2004) / Ayesha Randolph
Control code
ocm54536996
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 524 pages
Isbn
9780767914789
Lccn
2004042512
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)54536996

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