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The Resource It's good to be Black, Ruby Berkley Goodwin

It's good to be Black, Ruby Berkley Goodwin

Label
It's good to be Black
Title
It's good to be Black
Statement of responsibility
Ruby Berkley Goodwin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the preface by Carmen Kenya Wadley: "Is it good to be black? To Ruby Berkley Goodwin it was ... The black she writes about has nothing to do with skin color, but it does have a great deal to do with self images, values, spiritual strength, and most of all love. Unlike the contradicting definitions of blackness we see reflected in today's crime statistics, movies, television, newspapers, political speeches, advertisements, and sociological reports, Ruby Berkley Goodwin's definition of blackness is simple and to the point: black is good. It's Good to be Black is more than t
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Goodwin, Ruby Berkley
Dewey number
305.896/073077393
Index
no index present
LC call number
F549.D8
LC item number
G66 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Goodwin, Ruby Berkley
  • African American girls
  • African Americans
  • Du Quoin (Ill.)
  • Du Quoin (Ill.)
  • Du Quoin (Ill.)
  • Goodwin, Ruby Berkley
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • African American girls
  • African Americans
  • Manners and customs
  • Race relations
  • Illinois
Label
It's good to be Black, Ruby Berkley Goodwin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forewords to the sixtieth-anniversary edition / Beverly J. Goodwin, Stephanie G. Goodwin, Carmen K. Wadley, and Leah B. Goodwin -- Du Quoin, Illinois -- As a fruitful vine -- Cousin Frankie -- The Black man's strength -- Before our time -- Sunday morning -- We become a race of champions -- When the black spider crawled -- We witness a hanging -- And may the best man win -- Carnival time -- Echoes of Algiers -- I've never seen "Uncle Tom's Cabin" -- The stranger within our gates -- We attend a baptizing -- Strike! -- Miracle on Smoke Row -- Balancing the score -- Living is fun -- A bishop visits our city -- Davis' mine goes on a rampage -- Dad converts a socialist -- almost -- Our pioneers in race relations -- The ugly mask of fear -- Black and powerful
Control code
828494595
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Sixtieth-anniversary edition.
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809331239
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828494595
Label
It's good to be Black, Ruby Berkley Goodwin
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forewords to the sixtieth-anniversary edition / Beverly J. Goodwin, Stephanie G. Goodwin, Carmen K. Wadley, and Leah B. Goodwin -- Du Quoin, Illinois -- As a fruitful vine -- Cousin Frankie -- The Black man's strength -- Before our time -- Sunday morning -- We become a race of champions -- When the black spider crawled -- We witness a hanging -- And may the best man win -- Carnival time -- Echoes of Algiers -- I've never seen "Uncle Tom's Cabin" -- The stranger within our gates -- We attend a baptizing -- Strike! -- Miracle on Smoke Row -- Balancing the score -- Living is fun -- A bishop visits our city -- Davis' mine goes on a rampage -- Dad converts a socialist -- almost -- Our pioneers in race relations -- The ugly mask of fear -- Black and powerful
Control code
828494595
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Sixtieth-anniversary edition.
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809331239
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828494595

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