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The Resource Breaking ice: an anthology of contemporary African-American fiction

Breaking ice: an anthology of contemporary African-American fiction

Label
Breaking ice: an anthology of contemporary African-American fiction
Title
Breaking ice: an anthology of contemporary African-American fiction
Contributor
Subject
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
UkLiU
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS647.A35
LC item number
B58 1990
Literary form
non fiction
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McMillan, Terry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Afro-Americans
Label
Breaking ice: an anthology of contemporary African-American fiction
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
  • Spilled salt
  • Betsey Brown
  • Ntozake Shange
  • A feast of fools
  • Ellease Southerland
  • Social work
  • Barbara Summers
  • Judgment
  • Cliff Thompson
  • The abortion
  • Alice Walker
  • Barbara Neely
  • Fever
  • John Edgar Wideman
  • Sissie
  • John A. Williams
  • Seduction by light
  • Al Young
  • My soul is a witness
  • Don Belton
  • Johnnieruth
  • Becky Birtha
  • The Chaneysville incident
  • David Bradley
  • I was here but I disappeared
  • Wesley Brown
  • Sarah
  • Wild seed
  • Octavia Butler
  • Muz and the sphere of memory
  • Xam Wilson Cartiér
  • Emma
  • Carolyn Cole
  • Lonnie's cousin
  • Wanda Coleman
  • The life you live (may not be your own)
  • J. California Cooper
  • Tina McElroy Ansa
  • Upward bound
  • Steven Corbin
  • Stars in my pocket like grains of sand
  • Samuel R. Delaney
  • Love story black
  • William Demby
  • The boy with beer
  • Melvin Dixon
  • Vibraphone
  • Rita Dove
  • Looking for home
  • In the shadow of the peacock
  • Grace Edwards-Yearwood
  • Platitudes
  • Trey Ellis
  • Suder
  • Percival L. Everett
  • De Mojo blues
  • Arthur Flowers
  • I heard the doctor speak
  • Sandra Hollin Flowers
  • Doris Jean Austin
  • Tomorrow
  • Bill Williams Forde
  • In my father's house
  • Ernest Gaines
  • A woman's place
  • Marita Golden
  • The vampire who drinks gospel music
  • Peter Harris
  • Snapshots of grace
  • Safiya Henderson-Holmes
  • My man Bovanne
  • Surviving Christmas
  • Kristin Hunter
  • Treemont stone
  • Angela Jackson
  • China
  • Charles Johnson
  • Eva's man
  • Gayl Jones
  • Homesick blues
  • William Melvin Kelley
  • Toni Cade Bambara
  • A visitation of spirits
  • Randall Kenan
  • Lush life
  • John McCluskey
  • Sister Detroit
  • Colleen McElroy
  • From Djbot Baghostus's run
  • Nathaniel Mackey
  • Ma'dear
  • Terry McMillan
  • Mondongo
  • A loaf of bread
  • James Alan McPherson
  • Such was the season
  • Clarence Major
  • Praisesong for the widow
  • Paule Marshall
  • The upper room
  • Mary Monroe
  • Mama day
  • Gloria Naylor
  • Amiri Baraka
  • Family matters
  • Richard Perry
  • Sweet evening breeze
  • Darryl Pinckney
  • Hoodoo
  • Connie Porter
  • The terrible threes
  • Ishmael Reed
  • Before echo
  • Fatima Shaik
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 690 pages
Isbn
9780140116977
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Breaking ice: an anthology of contemporary African-American fiction
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
  • Spilled salt
  • Betsey Brown
  • Ntozake Shange
  • A feast of fools
  • Ellease Southerland
  • Social work
  • Barbara Summers
  • Judgment
  • Cliff Thompson
  • The abortion
  • Alice Walker
  • Barbara Neely
  • Fever
  • John Edgar Wideman
  • Sissie
  • John A. Williams
  • Seduction by light
  • Al Young
  • My soul is a witness
  • Don Belton
  • Johnnieruth
  • Becky Birtha
  • The Chaneysville incident
  • David Bradley
  • I was here but I disappeared
  • Wesley Brown
  • Sarah
  • Wild seed
  • Octavia Butler
  • Muz and the sphere of memory
  • Xam Wilson Cartiér
  • Emma
  • Carolyn Cole
  • Lonnie's cousin
  • Wanda Coleman
  • The life you live (may not be your own)
  • J. California Cooper
  • Tina McElroy Ansa
  • Upward bound
  • Steven Corbin
  • Stars in my pocket like grains of sand
  • Samuel R. Delaney
  • Love story black
  • William Demby
  • The boy with beer
  • Melvin Dixon
  • Vibraphone
  • Rita Dove
  • Looking for home
  • In the shadow of the peacock
  • Grace Edwards-Yearwood
  • Platitudes
  • Trey Ellis
  • Suder
  • Percival L. Everett
  • De Mojo blues
  • Arthur Flowers
  • I heard the doctor speak
  • Sandra Hollin Flowers
  • Doris Jean Austin
  • Tomorrow
  • Bill Williams Forde
  • In my father's house
  • Ernest Gaines
  • A woman's place
  • Marita Golden
  • The vampire who drinks gospel music
  • Peter Harris
  • Snapshots of grace
  • Safiya Henderson-Holmes
  • My man Bovanne
  • Surviving Christmas
  • Kristin Hunter
  • Treemont stone
  • Angela Jackson
  • China
  • Charles Johnson
  • Eva's man
  • Gayl Jones
  • Homesick blues
  • William Melvin Kelley
  • Toni Cade Bambara
  • A visitation of spirits
  • Randall Kenan
  • Lush life
  • John McCluskey
  • Sister Detroit
  • Colleen McElroy
  • From Djbot Baghostus's run
  • Nathaniel Mackey
  • Ma'dear
  • Terry McMillan
  • Mondongo
  • A loaf of bread
  • James Alan McPherson
  • Such was the season
  • Clarence Major
  • Praisesong for the widow
  • Paule Marshall
  • The upper room
  • Mary Monroe
  • Mama day
  • Gloria Naylor
  • Amiri Baraka
  • Family matters
  • Richard Perry
  • Sweet evening breeze
  • Darryl Pinckney
  • Hoodoo
  • Connie Porter
  • The terrible threes
  • Ishmael Reed
  • Before echo
  • Fatima Shaik
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 690 pages
Isbn
9780140116977
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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