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Bennett, Louise 1919-2006

Overview
Works: 107 works in 260 publications in 4 languages and 3,728 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Educational films  Internet videos  Poetry  Music  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Legends  Musical games  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Performer, Singer, Interviewee, Other, Actor
Classifications: GR121.J2, 398.097292
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Louise Bennett
 
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Jamaica labrish by Louise Bennett( Book )

31 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children's Jamaican songs & games by Louise Bennett( )

13 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamaican folk songs by Louise Bennett( )

18 editions published between 1001 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anancy stories and dialect verse : (new series) by Louise Bennett( Book )

14 editions published between 1950 and 1973 in English and Cree and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems by Louise Bennett( Book )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anancy and Miss Lou by Louise Bennett( Book )

6 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caribbean Crucible( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The program analyzes the diverse forms of Caribbean popular music and its roots to the traditional music of island nations such as Jamaica and the Dominican Republic. Includes samplers of the region's musical hybrids illustrating a blend of African and European influences
Aunty Roachy seh by Louise Bennett( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and Creoles and Pidgins and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamaica Maddah Goose( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laugh with Louise : a pot-pourri of Jamaican folklore : stories, songs, verses by Louise Bennett( Book )

10 editions published in 1961 in English and Creoles and Pidgins and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamaican dialect poems by Louise Bennett( Book )

5 editions published in 1949 in English and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caribbean poetry : the literary and oral traditions( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poets James Berry, David Dabydeen and Jackie Kay read excerpts from their works. Heard are poems of Derek Wolcott, Louise Bennett, Edward Braithwaite, Michael Smith, Linton Kwesi Johnson and others . All discuss their works in the context of being of Caribbean heritage and former colonial writers
Auntie Roachy seh by Louise Bennett( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The writer and her work( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Title sequence with Louise Bennett singing LITERACY Keywords: literature, storytelling, drama, theatre
Ware County, Georgia Marriages : 1874-1891( Book )

in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visiting with Miss Lou( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamaica's leading lady of poetry and performance, Louise Bennett-Coverley tells us her own life story. From her birth on North Street in Kingston to her school days and her entry into the often hilarious world of folk culture, Miss Lou regales us with the magic of her unique Jamaican style. This video celebrates the life of a Jamaican icon. We follow Miss Lou on her adventures in London and New York, culminating in her unusual courtship by her beloved husband, the late Eric 'Chalk Talk' Coverley
(Jamaica) dialect verses by Louise Bennett( Book )

2 editions published in 1942 in Creoles and Pidgins, English-based and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talk and more talk( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Much of Caribbean culture is oral if not aural. This program looks at oral "literature" in the region and features many of the Caribbean's best oral performers and "composers": Louise Bennett, Paul Keers-Douglas, Edward Brathwaite, Michael Smith, Mutabaruka, Jeannette Layne-Clarke, Bruce St. John, Dennis "Sprangalang" Hall, and others
Yes m'dear : Miss Lou live! by Louise Bennett( Recording )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamaican song and story : Annancy stories, digging sings, ring tunes, and dancing tunes by Walter Jekyll( Book )

4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Covers
A tapestry of Jamaica : the best of Skywritings, Air Jamaica's inflight magazineContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black communityContemporary authors : a bio-bibliographical guide to current writers in fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, journalism, drama, motion pictures, television, and other fields
Alternative Names
Bennett-Coverley, Louise.

Bennett-Coverley, Louise 1919-2006

Bennett-Coverley, Louise Simone.

Bennett-Coverley, Louise Simone 1919-2006

Bennett-Coverly, Louise Simone 1919-2006

Bennett, Louise, 1919-

Coverley, Louise Simone Bennett, 1919-2006

Coverly, Louise Simone Bennett- 1919-2006

Lou 1919-2006 Miss

Lou, Miss, 1919-2006

Louise Bennett

Louise Bennett-Coverley actrice uit Jamaica (1919-2006)

Louise Bennett-Coverley jamaikanische Schriftstellerin

Louise Bennett-Coverley poet, writer and folklorist

Mis' Lulu.

Miss Lou.

Miss Lou 1919-2006

Симона Беннетт

لويز بينيت

لوئیس بنت-کاورلی

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