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Invented lives : narratives of black women, 1860-1960

Author: Mary Helen Washington
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [1988], ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Anthologie
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Invented lives.
New York : Doubleday, [1988], ©1987
(OCoLC)747303293
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Helen Washington
ISBN: 0385247907 9780385247900 0385248091 9780385248099 0385183933 9780385183932 0385248423 9780385248426
OCLC Number: 17236767
Description: xxxi, 447 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Concerning hooligans / Clarence Rook --
Paul's case : a study in termperament / Willa Cather --
Hoods I have known / Sondra Spatt Olsen --
Everything under the sun / James Purdy --
The absences / Zulfikar Ghose --
The little girl / Grace Paley --
Bleat Blodgette / John Phillips (John P. Marquand, Jr.) --
A south summer idyll / Terry Southern --
The death of Horatio Alger / LeRoi Jones (Imamu Amiri Baraka) --
Boys and girls / James T. Farrell --
The truck / Michael Rumaker --
The hillies / John Updike --
Red-dirt marijuana / Terry Southern --
Hector Rodriguez / Jeremy Larner --
The parsley garden / William Saroyan --
A criminal's Christmas : the confessions of a youthful offender who, in later life, became an author / Sherwood Anderson --
The boats / Constance Crawford --
The criminal type / Peter Brennan --
Never lose your cool / Paul Friedman --
The white circle / John Bell Clayton --
A bottle of milk for mother / Nelson Algren --
Boys at a picnic / Joyce Carol Oates --
The last of the Spanish blood / George Garrett --
A point of honor / Charles Beaumont --
Young convicts / James T. Farrell --
The divided house / Alan Paton --
The universal fears / John Hawkes --
Hero's return / Kristin Hunter.
Responsibility: [edited and with an introduction by] Mary Helen Washington.

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