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Shange, Ntozake

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For colored girls who have considered suicide, when the rainbow is enuf : a choreopoem by Ntozake Shange( Book )

64 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 4,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "choreo-poem" reflecting the views of a black American woman about the women of her race
Ellington was not a street by Ntozake Shange( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 2,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to select African American men including Paul Robeson, William Edward Burghardt (W.E.B.) DuBois, Ray Barretto, Earlington Carl "Sonny Til" Tilghman, John Birks "Dizzy" Gillespie, Dr. Kwane Nkrumah, Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington, Virgil "Honey Bear" Atkins, and the Clovers
Betsey Brown : a novel by Ntozake Shange( Book )

22 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of thirteen-year-old Betsey Brown, a colored girl poised between childhood and the adult world. Set in the colored community of St. Louis in 1959, the year school integration disrupted everybody's lives, traces the stress lines created in black families not only by racism and court-ordered integration, but also by the class conflict and cultural estrangement found within the black community itself
Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo : a novel by Ntozake Shange( Book )

46 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After growing up with their mama in Charleston, South Carolina, three sisters find themselves divided across the country. Sassafrass, the oldest, a poet and a weaver like her mother, gone north to college, living with other artists in Los Angeles and trying to weave a life out of her work, her man, her memories and dreams; Cypress, the dancer, who leaves home to find new ways of moving and easing the contractions of her soul; Indigo, the youngest, still a child of Charleston-- "too much of the south in her"--Who lives in poetry, can talk to her dolls, and has a great gift of seeing the obvious magic of the world
Some sing, some cry by Ntozake Shange( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of emancipated slave Elizabeth Mayfield traces her rise as the matriarch of a family of musically gifted Southern women who overcome brutal obstacles while witnessing key moments in American history
Coretta Scott by Ntozake Shange( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This extraordinary union of poetry and monumental artwork captures the movement for civil rights in the United States, and honors it's most elegant inspiration, Coretta Scott
Liliane : resurrection of the daughter by Ntozake Shange( Book )

23 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Dutch and held by 1,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ambitions, loves and complexes of a rich black girl. On a psychiatrist's couch she realizes her mother did not die, but left her family for a white man and rather than acknowledge the fact, the father pronounced her dead. By the author of Betsey Brown
Standing in the shadows of Motown( Visual )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Funk Brothers, the group of musicians that played on every single hit Motown record from the label's beginnings to 1972. Inspired by the book "Standing in the shadows of Motown" by Allan "Dr. Licks" Slutsky
Nappy edges by Ntozake Shange( Book )

19 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty-five poems grouped under five headings: "things i wd say," "love & other highways," "closets," " & she bleeds," and "she whispers with the unicorn."
For colored girls who have considered suicide/When the rainbow is enuf by Ntozake Shange( Visual )

24 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "choreopoem" that portrays the visions and frustrations of six young women who are trying to come to terms with themselves and with being African-American
A daughter's geography by Ntozake Shange( Book )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three pieces by Ntozake Shange( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We troubled the waters : poems by Ntozake Shange( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetry and paintings in tribute to the many individuals who acted with courage for justice and change during the civil rights movement
Ntozake Shange : a critical study of the plays by Neal A Lester( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ridin' the moon in Texas : word paintings by Ntozake Shange( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems based on paintings by Laura Caghan, Patricia Ollison Jerrols, Arturo Lindsay, Howardena Pindell, Anita Steckel, Houston Conwill, Linda Graetz, Ntozake Shange, Donna Henes, Candace Hill-Montgomery, Martin Puryear, Wopo Holup, Patrice Viles, Robert Mapplethorpe, and Jules T. Allen
The sweet breath of life : a poetic narrative of the African-American family by Ntozake Shange( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A literary and visual narrative on the identity and representation issues being faced by today's African Americans features photographs and poetry to challenge media stereotypes and share insight into twenty-first-century black life
Muhammad Ali, the man who could float like a butterfly and sting like a bee by Ntozake Shange( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the legendary boxer, Muhammad Ali, including his accomplishments as a fighter and his contributions to society
Freedom's a-callin me by Ntozake Shange( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems brings to life the treacherous journey of the travelers on the Underground Railroad, in a universal story about the human need to be free
The love space demands : a continuing saga by Ntozake Shange( Book )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I live in music : poem by Ntozake Shange( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This poem is a tribute to the language of music and the rhythms that connect people and the places where we live
 
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Alternative Names
Ntozake Shange 1948-

Ntozake Shange amerikansk skådespelare, manusförfattare och poet

Ntozake Shange amerikansk skodespelar, manusforfattar og poet

Ntozake Shange amerikansk skuespiller, manusforfatter og poet

Ntozake Shange amerikansk skuespiller, manuskriptforfatter og poet

Ntozake Shange Contemporary African American writer and performance artist

Ntozake Shange US-amerikanische Autorin, Schauspielerin und Regisseurin

Šange, Ntozake

Williams, Paulette.

Williams, Paulette, 1948-...

Williams, Paulette L.

Williams, Paulette L. 1948-

Languages
English (332)

German (5)

Dutch (4)

Danish (1)

Covers
Ellington was not a streetBetsey Brown : a novelSassafrass, Cypress & Indigo : a novelSome sing, some cryCoretta ScottLiliane : resurrection of the daughterNappy edgesA daughter's geography