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The Resource Women's issues in Alice Walker's The color purple, Claudia Durst Johnson, book editor

Women's issues in Alice Walker's The color purple, Claudia Durst Johnson, book editor

Label
Women's issues in Alice Walker's The color purple
Title
Women's issues in Alice Walker's The color purple
Statement of responsibility
Claudia Durst Johnson, book editor
Title variation
Alice Walker's The color purple
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3573.A425
LC item number
C639 2011
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
  • Walker, Alice
  • African American women in literature
Label
Women's issues in Alice Walker's The color purple, Claudia Durst Johnson, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 152-157) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Walker's childhood, education, and crusade for African American women / Barbara T. Christian -- Alice Walker's childhood sense of betrayal / Evelyn C. White -- Feeling like an outsider / Maria Lauret -- From being dominated to taking charge / Donna Haisty Winchell -- Being deprived of a mother's bond / Charles L. Proudfit -- The myth of the rape and silencing of Philomela informs The color purple / Martha J. Cutter -- Walker revises traditional gender roles / Mae G. Henderson -- Trading male literary traditions for female oral ones / Valerie Babb -- Walker's relationship with the African American male / Philip M. Royster -- Folk art as a means to female survival / Keith E. Byerman -- Male cruelty leads to positive changes / Henry O. Dixon -- Centering on women but ignoring race and economics / bell hooks -- The color purple is a disservice to black women / Trudier Harris -- Women achieve social change through folk art / Anne Constable -- Domestic violence retains cultural momentum worldwide / Sonya Weakley -- Conflicting feminist ideologies among black women / Patricia Hill Collins -- A black celebrity decides to make her sexual orientation known / Ari Karpel
Control code
658117367
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
163 pages
Isbn
9780737752700
Lccn
2010034624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)658117367
Label
Women's issues in Alice Walker's The color purple, Claudia Durst Johnson, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 152-157) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Walker's childhood, education, and crusade for African American women / Barbara T. Christian -- Alice Walker's childhood sense of betrayal / Evelyn C. White -- Feeling like an outsider / Maria Lauret -- From being dominated to taking charge / Donna Haisty Winchell -- Being deprived of a mother's bond / Charles L. Proudfit -- The myth of the rape and silencing of Philomela informs The color purple / Martha J. Cutter -- Walker revises traditional gender roles / Mae G. Henderson -- Trading male literary traditions for female oral ones / Valerie Babb -- Walker's relationship with the African American male / Philip M. Royster -- Folk art as a means to female survival / Keith E. Byerman -- Male cruelty leads to positive changes / Henry O. Dixon -- Centering on women but ignoring race and economics / bell hooks -- The color purple is a disservice to black women / Trudier Harris -- Women achieve social change through folk art / Anne Constable -- Domestic violence retains cultural momentum worldwide / Sonya Weakley -- Conflicting feminist ideologies among black women / Patricia Hill Collins -- A black celebrity decides to make her sexual orientation known / Ari Karpel
Control code
658117367
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
163 pages
Isbn
9780737752700
Lccn
2010034624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)658117367

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