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Bambara, Toni Cade

Works: 90 works in 251 publications in 3 languages and 9,359 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Documentary films  Short stories  Biographical films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Author of screenplay, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3552.A473, FIC
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Publications by Toni Cade Bambara
Publications by Toni Cade Bambara, published posthumously.
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Those bones are not my child by Toni Cade Bambara( Book )
27 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,602 libraries worldwide
In Atlanta, a black woman searches for her missing son with help from volunteers of the city's committee to stop child murders. Suspected is a Ku Klux Klan porn ring. A look at the lot of the black working class in urban America
The Black woman; an anthology by Eleanor W Traylor( Book )
25 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in English and held by 1,484 libraries worldwide
Presents stories, poems, and essays by Black women discussing topics such as politics, racism in education, the Black man, sex, the Pill, and child-raising in the ghetto
The seabirds are still alive : collected stories by Toni Cade Bambara( Book )
32 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,168 libraries worldwide
The salt eaters by Toni Cade Bambara( Book )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 738 libraries worldwide
Set in Claybourne, a town somewhere in the South, The Salt Eaters is the story of a community of black people who are searching for the healing properties of salt, and who witness an event that will change their lives forever. "A book full of marvels".--The New Yorker
W.E.B. Du Bois a biography in four voices ( visu )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 736 libraries worldwide
Four prominent African-American writers each narrate a period in the life of the sociologist and author W.E.B. Du Bois, and describe his impact on their work. They chronicle Du Bois' role as a founder of the NAACP, organizer of the first Pan-African Congress, editor of Crisis, a journal of the black cultural renaissance, and author of a series of landmark sociological studies. Anathematized during the McCarthy years, Du Bois immigrated to Ghana, the first independent African state, where he died
Gorilla, my love by Toni Cade Bambara( Book )
8 editions published between 1972 and 1992 in English and held by 624 libraries worldwide
Fifteen short stories record the author's ideas about the challenge and complexity of contemporary life
Tales and stories for Black folks by Toni Cade Bambara( Book )
4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
M.C. Higgins, the great by Virginia Hamilton( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
As a slag heap, the result of strip mining, creeps closer to his house in the Ohio hills, fifteen-year-old M.C. is torn between trying to get his family away and fighting for the home they love
Raymond's run by Toni Cade Bambara( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
A story about Squeaky, the fastest thing on two feet, and her brother Raymond
Midnight ramble Oscar Micheaux and the story of race movies ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
A documentary recounting the history of the independent film industry that produced close to 500 "race movies" for African-American audiences between 1910 and 1940. Focuses especially on the work of Oscar Micheaux, a controversial film maker who wrote, produced, and directed over 40 features
Brincando el Charco portrait of a Puerto Rican by Frances Negrón-Mutaner( visu )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Brincando el charco contemplates the notion of "identity" through the experiences of a Puerto Rican woman living in New York. In a mix of fiction, archival footage, processed interviews and soap opera drama, this film tells the story of Claudia Marin, a middle-class, light-skinned Puerto Rican, lesbian, photographer/videographer who is attempting to construct a sense of community in the U.S
Toni Cade Bambara interview with Kay Bonetti by Toni Cade Bambara( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Following introductory comments about the author's life and work, Toni Cade Bambara reads her short story about Atlanta's Black community and an activist's political and social concerns. She also reads a second story entitled A sort of preface
The bombing of Osage Avenue ( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Documents the military-style eviction of the Philadelphia-based project M.O.V.E., which turned an American neighborhood into a war zone
Southern Black utterances today ( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Short stories for students. presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Contains articles that provide information on fourteen short stories for students, each with an introduction to the story and its author, a plot summary, descriptions of important characters, analysis of main themes, an explanation of literary techniques and movements, and historical and critical essays
Deep sightings and rescue missions : fiction, essays, and conversations by Toni Cade Bambara( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Edited and with a Preface by Toni Morrison, this posthumous collection of short stories, essays, and interviews offers lasting evidence of Bambara's passion, lyricism, and tough critical intelligence. Included are tales of mothers and daughters, rebels and seeresses, community activists and aging gangbangers, as well as essays on film and literature, politics and race, and on the difficulties and necessities of forging an identity as an artist, activist, and black woman. It is a treasure trove not only for those familiar with Bambara's work, but for a new generation of readers who will recognize her contribution to contemporary American letters. From the Trade Paperback edition
My man Bovanne ( visu )
2 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Drama about two middle aged blacks who were invited to a political fundraiser to represent the "roots" of the community and to do the unglamorous chores. They decide instead not to "act their age" but to enjoy themselves
Daughters of the dust : the making of an African American woman's film by Julie Dash( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Memoires van filmmaakster. Haar film handelt over een Gullaz gezin op Sea Island, vlakbij de kust van South Carolina voordat ze naar het vasteland vertrekken omstreeks 1900
This bridge called my back : writings by radical women of color by Cherríe Moraga( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"Through personal essays, criticism, interviews, testimonials, poetry, and visual art, this collection explores, as coeditor Cherrie Moraga writes, 'the complex confluence of identities--race, class, gender, sexuality--systemic to women of color oppression and liberation'"--Back cover
Conversations with Toni Cade Bambara by Toni Cade Bambara( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"This book reveals an artist and activist whose work deftly negotiates boundaries of feminism, nationalism, and film. The intimacy of these collaborations or conversations between Bambara (1939-1995) and her interviewers provide an excellent and necessary resource for those interested in scholarly approaches to her fiction."--
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Alternative Names
Bambara, Toni C. 1939-1995
Cade Bambara, Toni 1939-1995
Cade, Toni.
Cade, Toni 1939-1995
Toni Cade Bambara Amerikaans dichteres (1939-1995)
Toni Cade Bambara amerikansk poet
Toni Cade Bambara author, activist, professor
Toni Cade Bambara scrittrice e docente statunitense
Toni Cade Bambara the lesson
Toni Cade Bambara US-amerikanische Autorin und Hochschullehrerin
English (185)
French (6)
German (1)
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