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I dream a world : portraits of Black women who changed America

Author: Brian Lanker; Barbara Summers
Publisher: New York : Stewart, Tabori & Chang : Distributed in the U.S. by Workman Pub., 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains the interviews and photographs of 75 black American women.
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Genre/Form: Interviews
Portraits
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Lanker; Barbara Summers
ISBN: 1556700636 9781556700637 155670092X 9781556700927
OCLC Number: 18745605
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 167 pages : portraits ; 29 cm
Contents: Rosa Parks --
Janet Collins --
Eva Jessye --
Bertha Knox Gilkey --
Alice Walker --
Cicely Tyson --
Katherine Dunham --
Barbara Jordan --
Toni Morrison --
Althea T.L. Simmons --
Maxine Waters --
Johnnetta Betsch Cole --
Norma Merrick Sklarek --
Gwendolyn Brooks --
Leontyne Price --
Althea Gibson --
Ernestine Anderson --
Unita Blackwell --
Jewel Plummer Cobb --
Clara McBride Hale --
Ellen Stewart --
Beah Richards --
Carrie Saxon Perry --
Charlayne Hunter-Gault --
Constance Baker Motley --
Oprah Winfrey --
Sonia Sanchez --
Georgia Montgomery Davis Powers --
Daisy Bates --
Marva Nettles Collins --
Lena Horne --
Willie Mae Ford Smith --
Coretta Scott King --
Jewell Jackson McCabe --
Mary Frances Berry --
Ruby Middleton Forsythe --
Jean Blackwell Hutson --
Anna Arnold Hedgeman. Johnnie Tillmon --
Myrlie Evers --
Faye Wattleton --
Angela Yvonne Davis --
Betty Shabazz --
Queen Mother Audley Moore --
Harriet Elizabeth Byrd --
Shirley Chisholm --
Wyomia Tyus --
Ruby Dee --
Leontine T.C. Kelly --
Margaret Walker Alexander --
Rachel Robinson --
Gloria Dean Randle Scott --
Marian Wright Edelman --
Elizaeth Catlett --
Jackie Torrence --
Autherine Lucy --
Alexa Canady --
Yvonne Brathwaite Burke --
Dorothy Irene Height --
Sarah Vaughan --
Josephine Riley Matthews --
Niara Sudarkasa --
Wilma Rudolph --
Odetta --
Cora Lee Johnson --
Eleanor Holmes Norton --
Ophelia DeVore-Mitchell --
Sherian Grace Cadoria --
Priscilla L. Williams --
Leah Chase --
Elizabeth Cotten --
Marian Anderson --
Winson and Dovie Hudson --
Maya Angelou --
Septima Poinsette Clark.
Responsibility: photographs and interviews by Brian Lanker ; edited by Barbara Summers ; foreword by Maya Angelou.

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A celebration in photographs and interviews of African-American women who have in some way changed or contributed to the American nation. They include writers, poets, lawyers, singers, activists,  Read more...

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