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The Resource Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance, Zora Neale Hurston ; foreword by Tayari Jones ; edited with an introduction by Genevieve West

Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance, Zora Neale Hurston ; foreword by Tayari Jones ; edited with an introduction by Genevieve West

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Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance
Title
Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick
Title remainder
stories from the Harlem Renaissance
Statement of responsibility
Zora Neale Hurston ; foreword by Tayari Jones ; edited with an introduction by Genevieve West
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Contributor
Author
Editor
Writer of introduction
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1925, Zora Neale Hurston was living in New York as a fledgling writer. This collection of stories, found in archives after her death, reveal African American folk culture in Harlem in the 1920s. This book includes eight of Hurston's "lost" Harlem gems
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Hurston, Zora Neale
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3515.U789
LC item number
A6 2020b
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • West, Margaret Genevieve
  • Jones, Tayari
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
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  • African Americans
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
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Label
Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance, Zora Neale Hurston ; foreword by Tayari Jones ; edited with an introduction by Genevieve West
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-250)
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
John Redding goes to sea -- The conversion of Sam -- A bit of our Harlem -- Drenched in light -- Spunk -- Magnolia flower -- Black death -- The bone of contention -- Muttsy -- Sweat -- Under the bridge -- 'Possum or pig? -- The Eatonville anthology -- Book of Harlem -- The book of Harlem -- The back room -- Monkey junk -- The country in the woman -- The gilded six-bits -- She rock -- The fire and the cloud
Control code
on1134612047
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xliii, 252 pages
Isbn
9780062915795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1134612047
Label
Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance, Zora Neale Hurston ; foreword by Tayari Jones ; edited with an introduction by Genevieve West
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-250)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
John Redding goes to sea -- The conversion of Sam -- A bit of our Harlem -- Drenched in light -- Spunk -- Magnolia flower -- Black death -- The bone of contention -- Muttsy -- Sweat -- Under the bridge -- 'Possum or pig? -- The Eatonville anthology -- Book of Harlem -- The book of Harlem -- The back room -- Monkey junk -- The country in the woman -- The gilded six-bits -- She rock -- The fire and the cloud
Control code
on1134612047
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xliii, 252 pages
Isbn
9780062915795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1134612047

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