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Moses, Ethel

Overview
Works: 13 works in 27 publications in 1 language and 159 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.436960
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Publications about Ethel Moses
Publications by Ethel Moses
Most widely held works by Ethel Moses
God's step children ( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
A light-skinned girl is abandoned by her mother and is sent by her foster mother to an all-Black school. She grows up and has a hard time fitting in to Black society
The girl in room 20 Son of Ingagi ; The girl from Chicago ; Lying lips ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Girl in room 20: A Texas girl moves to New York to make it as a singer, but runs into trouble with a man who offers to be her agent. Meanwhile her boyfriend arrives from Texas to win her back
Underworld ( visu )
6 editions published between 1937 and 2004 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
A young Black man who recently graduated from a Southern college is persuaded to come to Chicago with a gambler. He travels in Black underworld circles, falls for a vamp and is framed for murder before finding a better life
Underworld Dark Manhattan ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Dark Manhattan: "On the tough back streets of Harlem, thugs and crooks fight for control of the numbers racket. One small time hood, 'Curly' Thorpe, is enlisted by the biggest mob boss in town. Larry B. Lee, to be his protege. Curly takes over the operation, bringing a new level of brutality and greed to Lennox Avenue. Beautiful women, fast cars and hard cash are all that Curly cares about, but he steps on the wrong toes to get them. Tougher men than Curly now want him dead"--Packaging
God's stepchildren ( visu )
5 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A light-skinned girl is abandoned by her mother and is sent by her foster mother to an all-black school. She grow up and has a hard time fitting in to black society
Black entertainment in film ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Race movies: Illustrates the history of Afro-American movies and their struggle to get their real place on the American screen ; Boy! What a girl!: Tim Moore impersonates a wealthy spinster from Paris ; Moon over Harlem: A musical melodrama about a Harlem widow who unwittingly marries a double-talking gangster ; God's step children: A light-skinned girl is abandoned by her mother and is sent by her foster mother to an all-black school. She grows up and has a hard time fitting in to Black society ; Blood of Jesus: A small rural town is in an uproar when a sinful husband accidentally shoots his newly-baptized wife. A serious treatment of black religion with an all-black cast
Synergy Entertainment presents Oscar Micheaux special three disc collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The girl from Chicago: "Secret Service agent Alonzo White is sent to Mississippi to investigate activities there, and meets and falls in love with a beautiful young woman who's being menaced by a local crime boss. He rescues the girl and they leave Mississippi and head to Harlem, but their troubles follow them there."--Container
Birthright ( visu )
2 editions published in 1939 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
Languages
English (26)
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