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The Resource I love myself when I am laughing ... and then again when I am looking mean and impressive : a Zora Neale Hurston reader, edited by Alice Walker ; introduction by Mary Helen Washington

I love myself when I am laughing ... and then again when I am looking mean and impressive : a Zora Neale Hurston reader, edited by Alice Walker ; introduction by Mary Helen Washington

Label
I love myself when I am laughing ... and then again when I am looking mean and impressive : a Zora Neale Hurston reader
Title
I love myself when I am laughing ... and then again when I am looking mean and impressive
Title remainder
a Zora Neale Hurston reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alice Walker ; introduction by Mary Helen Washington
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Originally published in 1979, this reissued classic is a collection of Zora Neale Hurston's finest works, edited by Alice Walker. This anthology was the first to collect the works of Hurston, who was one of the most prolific writers of the Harlem Renaissance, and includes fiction, folklore, reportage, and personal essays"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hurston, Zora Neale
Dewey number
813.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3515.U789
LC item number
A6 2020
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Walker, Alice
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • African Americans
Target audience
adult
Label
I love myself when I am laughing ... and then again when I am looking mean and impressive : a Zora Neale Hurston reader, edited by Alice Walker ; introduction by Mary Helen Washington
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
  • Mary Helen Washington
  • 1.
  • Autobiography, folklore and reportage.
  • from Dust tracks on a road
  • from Mules and men
  • from Tell my horse
  • 2.
  • Essays and articles.
  • How it feels to be colored me
  • The "pet" Negro system
  • Note on the fortieth anniversary edition:
  • My most humiliating Jim Crow experience
  • Crazy for this democracy
  • What white publishers won't print
  • 3.
  • Fiction.
  • The Eatonville anthology
  • from Jonah's gourd vine
  • Sweat
  • The gilded six-bits
  • from Moses, man of the mountain
  • Zora Neale Hurston : more than we knew
  • from Their eyes were watching God
  • Afterword:
  • Looking for Zora
  • Alice Walker
  • Alice Walker
  • Dedication:
  • On refusing to be humbled by second place in a contest you did not design : a tradition by now
  • Alice Walker
  • Introduction:
  • Zora Neale Hurston : a woman half in shadow
Extent
xviii, 300 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9781936932733
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2019046616
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 2009181
  • 913293
Label
I love myself when I am laughing ... and then again when I am looking mean and impressive : a Zora Neale Hurston reader, edited by Alice Walker ; introduction by Mary Helen Washington
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
  • Mary Helen Washington
  • 1.
  • Autobiography, folklore and reportage.
  • from Dust tracks on a road
  • from Mules and men
  • from Tell my horse
  • 2.
  • Essays and articles.
  • How it feels to be colored me
  • The "pet" Negro system
  • Note on the fortieth anniversary edition:
  • My most humiliating Jim Crow experience
  • Crazy for this democracy
  • What white publishers won't print
  • 3.
  • Fiction.
  • The Eatonville anthology
  • from Jonah's gourd vine
  • Sweat
  • The gilded six-bits
  • from Moses, man of the mountain
  • Zora Neale Hurston : more than we knew
  • from Their eyes were watching God
  • Afterword:
  • Looking for Zora
  • Alice Walker
  • Alice Walker
  • Dedication:
  • On refusing to be humbled by second place in a contest you did not design : a tradition by now
  • Alice Walker
  • Introduction:
  • Zora Neale Hurston : a woman half in shadow
Extent
xviii, 300 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9781936932733
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2019046616
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 2009181
  • 913293

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