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Urban Romances (Firm)

Overview
Works: 6 works in 11 publications in 1 language and 1,879 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Juvenile works 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 646.724
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Urban Romances (Firm)
Good hair ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedian Chris Rock tackles the very personal issue of hair, and how attaining good hair can impact African Americans' activities, relationships, wallets, and a self-esteem. Engages in frank, funny conversations with haircare professionals, beautyshop and barbershop patrons, as well as featuring interviews with Dr. Maya Angelou, Nia Long, Ice-T, Raven Symone, and more
Life support ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ana is an HIV-positive woman and recovering junkie, taking care of a 9-year-old daughter and a husband who is also HIV-positive. While making the most of a local social services program in order to regain stability in her life, she also attempts to reunite with her estranged teenage daughter, living with Ana's mother
Brooklyn boheme ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An intimate portrait of the Black arts movement that exploded in Fort Greene from the mid 1980s through the 90s as told by writer, historian and Brooklyn resident Nelson George."--IMDb website
Everyday people ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Tells the interconnected stories of a group of racially diverse New Yorkers who rub elbows at Raskin's, a venerable Brooklyn diner and New York City institution whose Jewish owner has just revealed his plans to sell the place off to make way for condominiums and newer, more 'gentrified' establishments. Told over the course of a single workday, the story challenges conventional assumptions about class and racial identity"--Container
Smart black people (revisit the 80's) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two panel discussions with African American pundits, who discuss African American life from 1980 to the present. Panelists include prominent filmmakers, musicians, emcees, writers, scholars, and businesspeople
Cheaters ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A seductive romance about a husband and wife who, after six years of marriage, find themselves straying outside their union
 
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.20 (from 0.10 for Cheaters / ... to 0.97 for Smart blac ...)
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Languages
English (11)