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A short walk

Author: Alice Childress; La Vinia Delois Jennings
Publisher: New York : Feminist Press, 2006.
Series: Classic feminist writers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Feminist Press edView all editions and formats
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Famed dramatist and author Alice Childress portrays her protagonist's "short walk" through life. During the early half of the twentieth century, Cora James experiences political movements, the easy life of dealing poker in a Harlem card parlor, and the more grueling demands of the vaudeville circuit. She emerges as the woman of stature she always vowed to become.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Childress, Alice.
Short walk.
New York : Feminist Press, 2006
(OCoLC)607898685
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice Childress; La Vinia Delois Jennings
ISBN: 9781558615328 1558615326
OCLC Number: 76910288
Description: 358 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Classic feminist writers.
Responsibility: Alice Childress ; with an afterword by La Vinia Delois Jennings.

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Famed dramatist and author Alice Childress portrays her protagonist's "short walk" through life. During the early half of the twentieth century, Cora James experiences political movements, the easy life of dealing poker in a Harlem card parlor, and the more grueling demands of the vaudeville circuit. She emerges as the woman of stature she always vowed to become.

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