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Title Calling the wind : twentieth century African-American short stories / edited and with an introduction by Clarence Major.

Imprint New York, NY : HarperPerennial, c1993.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Fiction, Short Stories    S CAL    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxv, 622 p. ; 25 cm.
Note "An Edward Burlingame book."
Contents The Goophered grapevine / Charles Chesnutt -- The ingrate / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- Mary Elizabeth / Jessie Fauset -- Esther / Jean Toomer -- The hands: a story / Marita Bonner -- Sanctuary / Nella Larsen -- Truant / Claude McKay -- A summer tragedy / Arna Bontemps -- Miss Cynthia / Rudolph Fisher -- The gilded six-bits / Zora Neale Hurston -- Headwaiter / Chester Himes -- Bright and morning star / Richard Wright -- Jack in the pot / Dorothy West -- Flying home / Ralph Ellison -- Who's passing for who? / Langston Hughes -- The only man on Liberty street / William Melvin Kelley -- Come out the wilderness / James Baldwin -- Has anybody seen Miss Dora Dean? / Ann Petry -- Mother dear and daddy / Junius Edwards -- Blues for Pablo / John Stewart -- Son in the afternoon / John A. Williams -- What's your problem? / Robert Boles -- The distributors / Henry Dumas.
Wade / Rosa Guy -- Key to the city / Diane Oliver -- The alternative / LeRoi Jones (Amiri Baraka) -- To da-duh, in memoriam / Paule Marshall -- A new day / Charles Wright -- Night and loves of Joe dicostanzo / Samuel R. Delany -- The lookout / Cyrus Colter -- A long day in November / Ernest J. Gaines -- The lesson / Toni Cade Bambara -- The story of a scar / James Alan McPherson -- Soldiers / Ellease Southerland -- Roselily / Alice Walker -- White rat / Gayl Jones -- Lomios / Edgar Nkose White -- The education of Mingo / Charles Johnson -- Scat / Clarence Major -- Now is the time / Cecil M. Brown -- Damballah / John Edgar Wideman -- Kiswana Browne / Gloria Naylor -- Recitatif / Toni Morrison -- Girl / Jamaica Kincaid -- Chitterling / Henry Van Dyke -- Jesus and Fat Tuesday / Colleen J. McElroy -- The world of Rosie Polk / Ann Allen Shockley -- Mali is vary dangerous / Reginald McKnight -- Her mother's prayers on fire / Don Belton -- Wings of the dove / Hal Bennett -- Zazoo / Larry Duplechan -- Guess who's coming to Seder / Trey Ellis -- Top of the game / John McCluskey Jr. -- Going to meet Aaron /
Subject American fiction -- African American authors
African Americans -- Fiction
Genre/Form Short stories
Short stories
Added Author Major, Clarence
ISBN 0060183373 (cloth) : $30.00
0060982012 (paper) : $12.00

 
    
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