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The Resource Breaking ice : an anthology of contemporary African-American fiction, edited by Terry McMillan ; [with a preface by John Edgar Wideman]

Breaking ice : an anthology of contemporary African-American fiction, edited by Terry McMillan ; [with a preface by John Edgar Wideman]

Label
Breaking ice : an anthology of contemporary African-American fiction
Title
Breaking ice
Title remainder
an anthology of contemporary African-American fiction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Terry McMillan ; [with a preface by John Edgar Wideman]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A striking collection of works from authors both established and emerging, this is the first original anthology of African-American writing in over a decade. Featured contributors include: J. California Cooper, Marita Golden, Gloria Naylor, Darryl Pinckney, Ntozake Shange, Alice Walker, Ishmael Reed, Terry McMillan, and many others
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.5080896073
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS647.A35
LC item number
B58 1990
Literary form
fiction
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McMillan, Terry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • African Americans
Label
Breaking ice : an anthology of contemporary African-American fiction, edited by Terry McMillan ; [with a preface by John Edgar Wideman]
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
Sarah -- Looking for home -- My man Bovanne --Mondongo -- Spilled salt -- My soul is a witness --Johnnieruth -- Chaneysville incident -- I was here but I disappeared -- Wild seed -- Muz and the sphere of memory -- Emma -- Lonnie's cousin -- Life you live (may not be your own) -- Upward bound -- Stars in my pocket like grains of sand -- Love story black -- Boy with beer -- Vibraphone -- In the shadow of the peacock -- Platitudes -- Suder -- De Mojo blues -- I heard the doctor speak -- Tomorrow -- In my father's house -- Woman's place -- Vampire who drinks gospel music -- Snapshots of grace -- Surviving Christmas -- Treemont stone -- China -- Eva's man -- Homesick blues -- Visitation of spirits -- Lush life -- Sister Detroit -- From Djbot Baghostus's run -- Ma'dear -- Loaf of bread -- Such was the season -- Praisesong for the widow -- Upper room -- Mama day -- Family matters -- Sweet evening breeze -- Hoodoo -- Terrible threes -- Before echo -- Betsey Brown -- Feast of fools -- Social work -- Judgement -- Abortion -- Fever --Sissie -- Seducton by light
Control code
20933714
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 690 pages
Isbn
9780140116977
Lccn
89072191
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Breaking ice : an anthology of contemporary African-American fiction, edited by Terry McMillan ; [with a preface by John Edgar Wideman]
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
Sarah -- Looking for home -- My man Bovanne --Mondongo -- Spilled salt -- My soul is a witness --Johnnieruth -- Chaneysville incident -- I was here but I disappeared -- Wild seed -- Muz and the sphere of memory -- Emma -- Lonnie's cousin -- Life you live (may not be your own) -- Upward bound -- Stars in my pocket like grains of sand -- Love story black -- Boy with beer -- Vibraphone -- In the shadow of the peacock -- Platitudes -- Suder -- De Mojo blues -- I heard the doctor speak -- Tomorrow -- In my father's house -- Woman's place -- Vampire who drinks gospel music -- Snapshots of grace -- Surviving Christmas -- Treemont stone -- China -- Eva's man -- Homesick blues -- Visitation of spirits -- Lush life -- Sister Detroit -- From Djbot Baghostus's run -- Ma'dear -- Loaf of bread -- Such was the season -- Praisesong for the widow -- Upper room -- Mama day -- Family matters -- Sweet evening breeze -- Hoodoo -- Terrible threes -- Before echo -- Betsey Brown -- Feast of fools -- Social work -- Judgement -- Abortion -- Fever --Sissie -- Seducton by light
Control code
20933714
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 690 pages
Isbn
9780140116977
Lccn
89072191
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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