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Singleton-Prather, Anita

Overview
Works: 11 works in 30 publications in 2 languages and 847 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  Juvenile works  Children's films  History  Drama  Historical films  Music  Folklore 
Roles: Performer, Narrator
Classifications: PS3556.R3338, 813.6
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Publications about Anita Singleton-Prather
Publications by Anita Singleton-Prather
Most widely held works by Anita Singleton-Prather
Shem Creek : [a Lowcountry tale] by Dorothea Benton Frank( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
Linda Breland, single parent of two teenage daughters, is hired by Brad Jackson, a former investment banker, to run his restaurant on Shem Creek in South Carolina
Tales from the land of Gullah ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Offers a glimpse into the history and culture of the first African Americans to come to America through the sea islands of South Carolina. Enchanting and uplifting program that will bring laughs and tears
Tales from the land of Gullah for kids ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Aunt Pearlie-Sue tells the Gullah (West African) versions of popular nursery rhymes, fables and fairy tales
Tales from the land of Gullah : starring Anita Singleton-Prather as Aunt Pearlie-Sue ( visu )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Gullah is the genesis of African-American culture, and songs and stories from this folk literature are presented in an enchanting and uplifting program
Circle unbroken : a Gullah journey from Africa to America ( visu )
2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
75% of all enslaved Africans coming to America came in through the ports of Charleston, Beaufort and Georgetown, South Carolina. The result of this mingling of enslaved Africans from West Africa with the plantation culture awaiting them in America became Gullah; the genesis and taproot of African American culture. Most popularly portrayed through music, language, food, art, religion and storytelling. Gullah is a part of American history they didn't teach you in school! This film is a dazzling and moving visual celebration of Gullah people in words and music, by one of America's preeminent cultural ambassadors: Anita Singleton-Prather and the Gullah kinfolk
Tales from the land of Gullah -- for kids ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Anita Singleton-Prather returns as Aunt Pearlie-Sue, surrounded by 50 children singing along and interacting as she tells the Gullah (West African) versions of popular nursery rhymes, fables and fairy tales
Saving Sandy Island ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
A documentary about the struggle to save an exceptional South Carolina island and its Gullah community from development. The program tells the story of the unique coalition of conservationists, state agencies, businessmen and community residents that came together to save this extraordinary place and preserve a historic culture
Dorothea Benton Frank CD collection : Shem Creek ; Pawleys Island by Dorothea Benton Frank( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Pawleys Island -- Huey Valentine and his great friend Abigail Thurmond are complacent in their fat and sassy lives until the stormy advent of the artist Rebecca Simms. Rebecca has been catapulted from her home, her marriage, and her children. She has escaped to Pawleys Island to hide herself from herself. But after Miss Olivia pries Rebecca's secrets from her, Huey and especially Abigail are challenged to reenter life outside the dream state their idyllic geography evokes
Tales from the land of Gullah : for kids ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Sing and dance along with Aunt Pearlie-Sue as she tells the story of West African popular nursery rhymes, fables, and fairy tales
Songs uv dee Gullah pee'puls ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in Creoles and Pidgins, English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Freedom comin' : a Gullah kinfolk wish ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Aunt Pearlie Sue tells of the history or the Gullah people, their life on the plantations, and their dream of freedom. Songs and different scenes with the Gullah Kinfolk are interspersed throughout the narration
 
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