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Busia, Akosua

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Works: 37 works in 98 publications in 7 languages and 5,093 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Fiction  Domestic fiction  Made-for-TV movies  Television mini-series  Western television programs  Feminist films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Artist, Lyricist, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications by Akosua Busia
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Most widely held works by Akosua Busia
Beloved by Jonathan Demme( visu )
29 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,954 libraries worldwide
After Paul D. finds his old slave friend Sethe in Ohio and moves in with her and her daughter Denver, a strange girl comes along by the name of "Beloved". Sethe and Denver take her in and then strange things start to happen
The color purple by Steven Spielberg( visu )
12 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,478 libraries worldwide
Set in the early 1900s, tells the story of Celie, a poor black Southern woman, whose friendship with two women helps her overcome the brutality of her father and husband
Rosewood ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
The true story of the 1923 razing of a black town in Florida, many of its people murdered over a lie. But some escaped and survived because of the courage and compassion of a few extraordinary people
The seasons of Beento Blackbird : a novel by Akosua Busia( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 462 libraries worldwide
A New York writer's cozy arrangement--one wife in Africa, another in the Caribbean--comes unstuck when the African wife becomes pregnant. After giving birth to a son she flies to the Caribbean and meets the other wife. The writer flees, but he will return to make his choice. A first novel
Brother Future by Anne E Eskridge( visu )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
A slick inner-city youth is knocked unconscious and wakes up to find he has been transported back through time to 1822 Charleston, S.C., where he is taken captive as a slave
Brother Future ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
A slick inner-city youth is knocked unconscious and wakes up to find he has been transported back through time to 1822 Charleston, S.C., where he is taken captive as a slave
The seasons of Beento Blackbird by Akosua Busia( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
The story of Solomon Wilberforce, a.k.a Beento Blackbird, who writes books for children of African descent. As successful as his books are at reconnecting people to their heritage, he has trouble connecting to his own. He keeps all of the aspects of his life compartmentalized until
Ill gotten gains ( visu )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Twenty-four African captives fill the tiny hull of the slave ship Argon Miss off the coast of West Africa. As the ship travels to an unknown destination, its inhabitants begin to buckle under the daily regimen of cruelty and abuse. When an ancient spirit appears from within the wooden planks of the ship calling for release by fire, the captive men and women are driven toward escape through bloody uprising
Lonesome Dove collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Streets of Laredo: Captain Woodrow Call, now retired from the Rangers, is a bounty hunter. He is hired by an eastern rail baron to track down Joey Garza, a new kind of killer, only a boy, who kills from a distance with a rifle. Joined by his old compadre Pea Eye, it is a long ride to south Texas and the Mexican side of the border, where the past, in the form of Maria Garza, Joey's mother, haunts Call
Menschenkind by Jonathan Demme( visu )
5 editions published in 2004 in German and English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Native son ( visu )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
In 1940's Chicago, Bigger Thomas is an impoverished black man who obtains a job as a chauffeur for a wealthy white family. However, when Bigger commits an unintentional act, tragedy ensues
The final terror ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"A group of young campers out for what they hope will be a fun-filled weekend find their plans spoiled by a disguised, merciless killer who stalks the forest in search of new victims. Soon they are caught in a terrifying web of bloodshed and murder. It is up to the remaining few to defend themselves and put an end to the terror-filled weekend"--Container insert
Elskede Beloved ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Moon song : [screenplay] by Menno Meyjes( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Final terror ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A group of young campers find their plans spoiled by a disguised, merciless killer who stalks the forest in search of fresh victims
Menschenkind ( file )
1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
KIDD, Carol ( file )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
El Rector McKenna ( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Saxo ( visu )
1 edition published in 1988 in Miscellaneous languages and held by 1 library worldwide
The prof : a man remembered : life, vision & legacy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Akosua Busia actrice ghanéenne
Akosua Busia actrice uit Ghana
Akosua Busia attrice ghanese
Akosua Busia ghanaische Schauspielerin und Schriftstellerin
Busia, Akosua Gyamama
Busia, Akosua Gyamama, 1966-
Акосуа Бусиа
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