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The Reed reader

Author: Ishmael Reed
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A generous sampling of the brilliant and witty satire, the politically charged, wildly imaginative storytelling, and caustic cultural criticism that have become Reed's trademarks.
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Genre/Form: Literary collections
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Reed, Ishmael, 1938-
Reed reader.
New York : Basic Books, ©2000
(OCoLC)606378710
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ishmael Reed
ISBN: 0465068936 9780465068937 0465068944 9780465068944
OCLC Number: 43487266
Description: xxx, 486 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Novels. from. The free-lance pall bearers --
from. Yellow back radio broke-down --
from. Mumbo jumbo --
from. The last days of Louisiana Red --
from. Flight to Canada --
from. The terrible twos --
from. Reckless eyeballing --
from. The terrible threes --
from. Japanese by spring. Essays. Airing dirty laundry --
God made Alaska for the Indians --
300 years of 1984 --
Bigger and O.J. --
Soyinka among the monoculturalists --
Eldridge Cleaver --
The fourth Ali --
Shrovetide in old New Orleans. Poems. Plays. Hubba City --
The preacher and the rapper.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Ishmael Reed.

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African-American writer Ishmael Reed has been described as cavorting "like a black bull in the china shop of Western culture". These excerpts from his celebrated novels, poems, plays, and essays are  Read more...

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