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Gordone, Charles

Overview
Works: 26 works in 69 publications in 1 language and 3,491 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Periodicals  Interviews  Drama  Crime films  Comedy films  Animated films  Television scripts 
Roles: Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PS3557.O72, 812.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charles Gordone
No place to be somebody; a black black comedy in three acts by Charles Gordone( Book )

17 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black-black comedy. The play is a harsh, sardonic comedy, a melodrama, and a tragedy
Charles Gordone - No place to be somebody( Visual )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elliot Norton interviews Charles Gordone, author of the 1970 Pulitzer Prize winning play, "No place to be somebody."
Coonskin( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live-action and animation vignettes dramatize of the status of African Americans in the United States
No place to be somebody by Charles Gordone( Book )

7 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Gordone by Charles Gordone( Recording )

4 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author reads a selection of his poetry and an excerpt from his play No place to be somebody
Charles Gordone collection by Charles Gordone( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interviews with Charles Gordone and Lonne Elder by Charles Gordone( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Playwrights Charles Gordone and Lonne Elder are interviewed on Attitude, a program that focuses on the cultural revolution with emphasis on black artists in music and drama. Charles Gordone talks about his early education and early attempts to be an actor and his later decision to write plays. He discusses primarily his play, No Place to Be Somebody; Nina Simone singing, Why? (the king of love is dead) her tribute to the memory of Martin Luther King, Jr.; Langston Hughes', Backlash blues; and Bob Dylan's, The times they are a-changin'. Margaret Walker's poems, For My People and We have been believers, are read by the actress Hazel Bryant. Lonne Elder discusses his work with the Negro Ensemble Theater and his play, Ceremonies in Dark Old Men
Cures by George H Gurley( Recording )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Best plays of 1968-1969 by Otis L Guernsey( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Library has 1944-45 and 1954-55 through current year
Gordone is a muthah by Charles Gordone( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Frank Silvera Writers Workshop records by Frank Silvera Writers Workshop( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Records contain administrative files, production files, including contracts and set designs, and more than one thousand play scripts from the Writers/Directors series and the Larry Neal Memorial Seminar Series
No place to be somebody : a Black black comedy in three acts by Charles Gordone( )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Charles Gordone actor estadounidense

Charles Gordone American actor and dramatist

Charles Gordone amerikansk skdespelare

Charles Gordone amerikansk skodespelar

Charles Gordone amerikansk skuespiller

Charles Gordone US-amerikanischer Dramatiker und Schauspieler

Fleming, Charles Edward 1925-1995

Languages
English (68)

Covers
A place to be someone : growing up with Charles GordoneContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black communityDrama criticism. criticism of the most significant and widely studied dramatic works from all the world's literatures