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The blacker the berry.

Author: Wallace Thurman
Publisher: New York, Arno Press, 1969.
Series: American Negro, his history and literature.; Afro-American culture series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A source of controversy upon its 1929 publication, this novel was the first to openly address color prejudice among black Americans. The author, an active member of the Harlem Renaissance, offers insightful reflections of the era's mood and spirit in an enduringly relevant examination of racial, sexual, and cultural identity."--Publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wallace Thurman
OCLC Number: 6128
Notes: Reprint of the 1929 ed.
Awards: Coretta Scott King Honor, author, 2009.
Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 2009.
Description: v, 262 pages 20 cm.
Series Title: American Negro, his history and literature.; Afro-American culture series.

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"A source of controversy upon its 1929 publication, this novel was the first to openly address color prejudice among black Americans. The author, an active member of the Harlem Renaissance, offers insightful reflections of the era's mood and spirit in an enduringly relevant examination of racial, sexual, and cultural identity."--Publisher description.

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