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Hicks, Tommy

Overview
Works: 33 works in 99 publications in 4 languages and 3,342 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Art  Sources  Documentary films  Biography  Radio plays  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Tommy Hicks
Publications by Tommy Hicks
Most widely held works about Tommy Hicks
 
Most widely held works by Tommy Hicks
Daughters of the dust by Alva Rogers( visu )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 1,410 libraries worldwide
Story of a large African-American family as they prepare to move North from the Sea Islands off the coast of Georgia at the dawn of the 20th century
She's gotta have it by Spike Lee( visu )
26 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 886 libraries worldwide
A statuesque and charismatic woman is trying to figure out what she wants in life. She has a good job as a commercial artist and designer, a spacious Brooklyn apartment, and three boyfriends. Each of them is far from her ideal man, but each fulfills a different need for her. Between her juggling act--accompanied by total honesty about who she is and what she's doing--and the childish squabbling of the three men, she makes some rather nebulous points about gender relations and the double standard
Warming by the devil's fire by Charles Burnett( visu )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 403 libraries worldwide
Charles Burnett explores his own childhood being shuttled between a religious mother and a blues-loving uncle. His film combines fiction with documentary footage in the story of a young boy kidnapped to prevent his being saved by a church that viewed blues as the devil's music
Nat Turner a troublesome property ( visu )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Evaluates the authenticity of the earliest source, "The Confessions of Nat Turner", assembled by a white Virginia lawyer from jailhouse interviews. It then follows the controvery over the Nat Turner story played out through history. Alvin Poussaint and Ossie Davis recall how Nat Turner became a hero in the Black community. Religious scholar Vincent Harding and legal scholar Martha Minow reflect on America's attitudes toward terrorism. One of the most bitter race battles of the 1960s is reexamined, when William Styron published his novel, The Confessions of Nat Turner
Jump at the sun by Kathleen McGhee-Anderson( file )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Presents a chronicle of the passionate life of Zora Neale Hurston set against the Jazz Age background of Harlem in the 1920s
Mr. Rickey calls a meeting by Ed Schmidt( file )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
On a spring day in 1947, Mr. Rickey, the powerful general manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers, summons heavyweight champion Joe Louis, tap star Bill 'Bojangles' Robinson and actor Paul Robeson to his hotel room in Manhattan. Rickey wants their support when he taps Jackie Robinson to be the Major League's first black ballplayer. But a power struggle ensues when the eloquent Robeson raises questions about Rickey's motivations to integrate white baseball
Death of a prophet by Morgan Freeman( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
"The last 24 hours in the life of Malcolm X are detailed in this riveting docu-drama. Combining archival footage, dramatizations and interviews with those who were close to him, Death Of A Prophet details the events leading up to his tragic assassination on February 21, 1965. Starring Morgan Freeman and Yolanda King, Martin Luther King's daughter, the film is a fitting tribute to the life of Malcolm X."--Container
The ghost of spoon river ( visu )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Farmer Jesse Henson is drawn into a trap after he becomes the FBI's prime suspect in the heinous murder of a local game warden. His sister-in-law Emma, a big city attorney, returns to defend him despite a flood of painful memories and brutal interrogation. When the murders increase, Emma is unwillingly lead down the path to truth. How far must a woman go to seek justice?
Joe's Bed-Stuy barbershop we cut heads ( visu )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
This tale of murder, suspense, and the dream of making the big "hit" in the numbers game is set against the graffiti-covered concrete of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn's inner-city community. Featuring an all black cast, Spike Lee's film centers on the world of the neighborhood barbershop, the local meeting place, where people talk, put nickels and dimes on their numbers, and sometimes get a haircut
Guns by Harry Aguado( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
"The year is 2076, the nation's Tri-Centennial. Guns are outlawed, but the last 'seven surviving weapons' are in captivity and on display in your city zoo. Billy the Kid's Colt.45, Andrew Jackson's Dueling Pistol, a retired Military Rifle, a backwoods Hunting Rifle, a playful plastic Toy Gun, an unfinished Nuclear Handgun, and the flashy Saturday Night Special. In plotting and executing their escape they see for the first time what they were really made for and why they can never be free."--Amazon.com
Guns by Doris Baizley( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
The year is 2076, the nation's Tricentennial. Guns are outlawed, but the last seven surviving weapons are in captivity and on display in your city zoo. Billy the Kid's colt .45, Andrew Jackson's dueling pistol, a retired military rifle, a backwoods hunting rifle, a playful plastic toy gun, an unfinished nuclear handgun, and the flashy Saturday night special. In plotting and executing their escape, they see for the first time what they were really made for and why they can never be free
The confidence man ( visu )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Een agent neemt de schuld op zich, voor het neerschieten van een jongen door zijn collega. Deze besluit om door afpersing hem de mond te snoeren
She's gotta have it original motion picture soundtrack by Bill Lee( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Nola Darling n'en fait qu'à sa tête ( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in Multiple languages and French and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Death of a prophet Gold ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Gold: A South African mining engineer exposes a plot to control the price of gold on the world market. He also falls in love with the boss's granddaughter
Dusky Dailey (1937-1939) complete recordings in chronological order by Duskey Dailey( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The Smith Wigglesworth prophecy and the greatest revival of all time ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Death of a prophet Get Christie Love! ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
In Get Christie Love! Christie must go undercover to bring down a thriving drug empire
She's gotta have it a seriously sexy comedy ( visu )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
She's gotta have it by Spike Lee( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Hicks, Redmon 1962-
Hicks, Redmond
Hicks, Redmond Tommy 1962-
Hicks, Tommie
Hicks, Tommie 1962-
Hicks, Tommy 1962-
Hicks, Tommy R. 1962-
Nagai, Noriko 1962-
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