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Racism in Maya Angelou's I know why the caged bird sings, Claudia Johnson, book editor

Label
Racism in Maya Angelou's I know why the caged bird sings
Title
Racism in Maya Angelou's I know why the caged bird sings
Statement of responsibility
Claudia Johnson, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents essays that examine racism and other related issues in "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings," discussing such topics as race and gender, humor and folklore, and death and rebirth
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
818/.5409
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3551.N464
LC item number
Z835 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Johnson, Claudia Durst
Series statement
Social issues in literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Angelou, Maya
  • African American authors
  • African Americans
  • African American girls
  • African Americans in literature
  • Racism in literature
  • Racism
  • Southern States
Label
Racism in Maya Angelou's I know why the caged bird sings, Claudia Johnson, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 141-144) and index
Contents
  • life that shaped the book and the book that shaped the life
  • Joanne M. Braxton
  • ch. 2.
  • I know why the caged bird sings and racism
  • 1.
  • Metaphors of a racial struggle
  • Joan Didion
  • 2.
  • Fears, lies, silence, and singing
  • Elizabeth Fox-Genovese
  • Introduction
  • 3.
  • Race and education
  • Fred Lee Hord
  • 4.
  • Momma's positive lessons
  • Sidonie Ann Smith
  • 5.
  • Humor as a tool for survival
  • Lyman B. Hagen
  • 6.
  • Chronology
  • Seeing African American women in a new way
  • Sondra O'Neale
  • 7.
  • Showing one's human side
  • Pierre A. Walker
  • 8.
  • Principle or compromise in race relations
  • Mary Jane Lupton
  • 9.
  • Silenced no more
  • ch. 1.
  • Sandi Russell
  • 10. A
  • black girl's continuing death and rebirth
  • Liliane K. Arensberg
  • 11. The
  • journey inward
  • Dolly A. McPherson
  • 12.
  • Angelou and civil rights
  • Hilton Als
  • Background on Maya Angelou
  • ch. 3.
  • Contemporary perspectives on racism
  • 1. The
  • changing face of racial conflict
  • Roberto Lovato
  • 2. A
  • problem unsolved
  • Adam Nossiter
  • 3.
  • I had a dream
  • 1. The
  • Bill Maxwell
  • 4. A
  • dream lay dying
  • Bill Maxwell
  • 5.
  • Family, race, and freedom
  • Larissa MacFarquhar
  • For further discussion
  • For further reading
  • Bibliography
  • life of Maya Angelou
  • Index
  • Lynn Z. Bloom
  • 2. The
Control code
ocn154682083
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
150 p.
Isbn
9780737739015
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007937606
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)154682083
Label
Racism in Maya Angelou's I know why the caged bird sings, Claudia Johnson, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 141-144) and index
Contents
  • life that shaped the book and the book that shaped the life
  • Joanne M. Braxton
  • ch. 2.
  • I know why the caged bird sings and racism
  • 1.
  • Metaphors of a racial struggle
  • Joan Didion
  • 2.
  • Fears, lies, silence, and singing
  • Elizabeth Fox-Genovese
  • Introduction
  • 3.
  • Race and education
  • Fred Lee Hord
  • 4.
  • Momma's positive lessons
  • Sidonie Ann Smith
  • 5.
  • Humor as a tool for survival
  • Lyman B. Hagen
  • 6.
  • Chronology
  • Seeing African American women in a new way
  • Sondra O'Neale
  • 7.
  • Showing one's human side
  • Pierre A. Walker
  • 8.
  • Principle or compromise in race relations
  • Mary Jane Lupton
  • 9.
  • Silenced no more
  • ch. 1.
  • Sandi Russell
  • 10. A
  • black girl's continuing death and rebirth
  • Liliane K. Arensberg
  • 11. The
  • journey inward
  • Dolly A. McPherson
  • 12.
  • Angelou and civil rights
  • Hilton Als
  • Background on Maya Angelou
  • ch. 3.
  • Contemporary perspectives on racism
  • 1. The
  • changing face of racial conflict
  • Roberto Lovato
  • 2. A
  • problem unsolved
  • Adam Nossiter
  • 3.
  • I had a dream
  • 1. The
  • Bill Maxwell
  • 4. A
  • dream lay dying
  • Bill Maxwell
  • 5.
  • Family, race, and freedom
  • Larissa MacFarquhar
  • For further discussion
  • For further reading
  • Bibliography
  • life of Maya Angelou
  • Index
  • Lynn Z. Bloom
  • 2. The
Control code
ocn154682083
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
150 p.
Isbn
9780737739015
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007937606
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)154682083

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