The black notebooks : an interior journey (Book, 1999) []
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The black notebooks : an interior journey

The black notebooks : an interior journey

Author: Toi Derricotte
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 1999, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"An intimate record of the author's encounters with family, neighbors, friends, students, and colleagues where she is forced to question what it means to be a black woman living in a racially divided world."--Worldcat.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc
Named Person: Toi Derricotte; Toi Derricotte
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Toi Derricotte
ISBN: 0393319016 9780393319019
OCLC Number: 42201838
Description: 205 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction: Writing The Black Notebooks --
Early Memory: The California Zephyr --
The Club --
Blacks in the U. --
Among School Children --
Race in the Creative Writing Classroom --
Diaries at an Artists Colony --
Face to Face.
Responsibility: Toi Derricotte.


"The Black Notebooks is the most profound document I have read on racism in America today. . . . [It] is not just one of the best books on race I have ever read but just simply one of the best books  Read more...


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