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The Resource Father songs : testimonies by African-American sons and daughters, edited by Gloria Wade-Gayles

Father songs : testimonies by African-American sons and daughters, edited by Gloria Wade-Gayles

Label
Father songs : testimonies by African-American sons and daughters
Title
Father songs
Title remainder
testimonies by African-American sons and daughters
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gloria Wade-Gayles
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Gave them and their own children. Despite the enormous range of experiences, each writer affirms the central role this relationship has played in their lives
  • Loving, enraged, wounded, heroic. These are our fathers, our black fathers. In startlingly beautiful prose, poetry, and fiction some of our most gifted writers pay tribute to the complex relationship between sons, daughters, and the first and most important man in their lives. Some search for their fathers in painful memories that haunt them from childhood through adolescence into their own parenthood; others celebrate their fathers' lives and the gifts their fathers
  • gave them and their own children. Despite the enormous range of experiences, each writer affirms the central role this relationship has played in their lives
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
  • DLC
  • DLC
Dewey number
810.8/03520431
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS509.F34
LC item number
F375 1997
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gayles, Gloria Jean Wade
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  • Fathers
  • African American families
  • Fathers and daughters
  • American literature
  • Fathers and sons
  • Father figures
  • African American families
Label
Father songs : testimonies by African-American sons and daughters, edited by Gloria Wade-Gayles
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
Control code
35842616
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 336 pages
Isbn
9780807062142
Lccn
96047802
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)35842616
Label
Father songs : testimonies by African-American sons and daughters, edited by Gloria Wade-Gayles
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
35842616
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 336 pages
Isbn
9780807062142
Lccn
96047802
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)35842616

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