"Tell it to us easy" and other stories : a complete short fiction anthology of African American women writers in Opportunity magazine, (1923-1948) (eBook, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
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"Tell it to us easy" and other stories : a complete short fiction anthology of African American women writers in Opportunity magazine, (1923-1948)

Author: Judith Musser
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company Inc., [2012?]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats

This is an anthology of the short stories published in Opportunity magazine by African American women during the magazine's 25 years of publication. It includes works by both well-known authors and  Read more...


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Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Judith Musser
ISBN: 9781476609942 1476609942
OCLC Number: 1100964489
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction 1DIGRESSIONEunice Roberta Hunton 7REPLICAEunice Roberta Hunton 9SLACKENED CAPRICEOttie B. Graham 10DRENCHED IN LIGHTZora Neale Hurston 15WHO GIVES HIMSELFEunice Roberta Hunton 21THE TEARS OF THE ALMOND TREEIsabelle Eberhardt 22ELISEJulia Rumford 25ONE NIGHT IN AFRICAIsabelle Eberhardt 26THE CORNEREunice Hunton Carter 29SPUNKZora Neale Hurston 30THE HANDS: A STORYMarita Bonner 34MADEMOISELLE 'TASIE-A STORYEloise Bibb Thompson 37JOHN REDDING GOES TO SEAZora Neale Hurston 44THE LEGEND OF NGURANGURANE(THE SON OF THE CROCODILE)Violette De Mazia 54THE TYPEWRITERDorothy West 62MUTTSYZora Neale Hurston 67THE PINK HATCaroline Bond Day 76MASKS: A STORYEloise Bibb Thompson 79BLACKNellie R. Bright 84HIGH FALUTIN'Pearl Fisher 89A SLAVE FOR LIFE: A STORY OF THE LONG AGOCoralie Franklin Cook 95DARK LAUGHTEREthel Riley 102BEYOND THE YEARSMary Etta Spencer 108RECOMPENSELilith Shell 114CROSS CROSSINGS CAUTIOUSLYAnita Scott Coleman 121PRODIGALLaura D. Nichols 123FAITH: A STORYThelma T. Clement 125THE ETERNAL QUESTAnita Scott Coleman 128EBONY-A STORYIsabel M. Thompson 130THE NOOSEOctavia B. Wynbush 134THERE WERE THREEMarita O. Bonner 138OF JIMMIE HARRISMarita O. Bonner 142CORNER STOREMarita O. Bonner 146THE BLACK DRESS: A SHORT SHORT STORYDorothy West 150TIN CANMarita Bonner Occomy 152PART OF THE PACK: ANOTHER VIEW OF NIGHT LIFE IN HARLEMHazel V. Campbell 165WHITE ONLY: A STORY OF THE COLOR LINEHelen Faw Mull 172STREET OF THE MORTAR AND PESTLE: A STORY OF COLOR IN THE CAPITALFlorence Jackson Stoddard 175A SEALED PODMarita Bonner 180THE PARASITESHazel Vivian Campbell 185TOO MUCH PIGMENTEffie Carrow 192THE MAKIN'SMarita B. Bonner 199ACROSS THE LINEGrace W. Tompkins 204A STREET CAR RIDEFrances Eisenberg 205HALL OF LIBERTYManet Fowler 210INCIDENTA'lelia Ransom 216NOTHING CHANGESMary Louise Bohanon 217BLACK FRONTSMarita Bonner 223SOUTHERN CIRCUMSTANCEManet Fowler 229THE FUGITIVEGrace W. Tompkins 233BLACK BROTHERCordelia T. Smith 237CONDEMNED HOUSE: A SHORT STORYLucille Boehm 241TWO-BIT PIECELucille Boehm 244THE FINE LINE: A STORY OF THE COLOR LINEMarian Minus 246UNCLE BENHelen Faw Mull 254THE WOMAN IN THE WINDOWRamona Lowe 257A DAY'S PAY: A SHORT STORYElise D. Challeno 261THE RED DRESS: A SHORT STORYGrace W. Tompkins 264HALF-BRIGHT: A SHORT STORYMarian Minus 269MAMMY (A SHORT STORY)Dorothy West 275THE BISHOP AND THE LANDLADYPatsy Graves 281EXCESS BAGGAGEHelen Faw Mull 287SALLYDuanna Dungye 290THE LITTLE THAT IS EVERYTHINGElsie A. Parry 292PORTRAIT OF A CITIZENZora L. Barnes 295THE SIMPLE ONEAlice I. Murray 299CITIZEN IN THE SOUTHRuby Rohrlich 303"FAITH"Doris Peters 308TWO WORLDSHelen Bayne Anthony 312REQUIEMZora L. Barnes 314BIG JOE: A SHORT SHORT STORYStella Kamp 318TELL IT TO US EASYEleanor Simms 319ONE BLUE STARMay Miller 322THE SOULS OF WHITE CHILDRENMary Capotosto 325MRS. MILLENNIUMFrances Evans Layer 329DARK QUARRYBabette Stiefel 333CONCERTOShirley Nelson Shuman 339THE BONES OF LOUELLA BROWNAnn Petry 340GOLD IS WHERE YOU FIND ITAlberta Thomas 349A CHANGE OF SCENERYRosalie Lieberman 351NOT IN THE RECORDElizabeth Walker Reeves 353Index 357
Other Titles: Opportunity (New York, N.Y.)
Responsibility: edited by Judith Musser.


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