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The Resource A life of Gwendolyn Brooks, George E. Kent

A life of Gwendolyn Brooks, George E. Kent

Label
A life of Gwendolyn Brooks
Title
A life of Gwendolyn Brooks
Statement of responsibility
George E. Kent
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first full-scale biography of Gwendolyn Brooks, one of America's major poets. George E. Kent, a longtime friend and literary associate of the poet in Chicago, was given exclusive access to Brooks' early notebooks, which she kept from the age of seven. Kent also interviewed Brooks, her mother, and other family members in Chicago and elsewhere. He scoured records and correspondence with her publishers, editors, and agent. He participated in the poet's literary enterprises and in her wide circle of literary and family friends. The study reveals intimate acquaintance with the Harlem Re
Cataloging source
P@U
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-1982
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Kent, George E.
Dewey number
  • 811/.54
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3503.R7244
LC item number
Z73 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Brooks, Gwendolyn
  • African American poets
  • Poets, American
  • Brooks, Gwendolyn
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • African American poets
  • Poets, American
Label
A life of Gwendolyn Brooks, George E. Kent
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-274) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; 1. Beginnings; 2. Into the Morrow; 3. Struggles, Triumphs; 4. Bright Waters; 5. A Complicated Universe; 6. Reachings; 7. Foreshadowings; 8. Changes; 9. Recognized in Her Country; 10. Brave New World; Afterword; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
933515850
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 287 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813148731
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129d863
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)933515850
Label
A life of Gwendolyn Brooks, George E. Kent
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-274) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; 1. Beginnings; 2. Into the Morrow; 3. Struggles, Triumphs; 4. Bright Waters; 5. A Complicated Universe; 6. Reachings; 7. Foreshadowings; 8. Changes; 9. Recognized in Her Country; 10. Brave New World; Afterword; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
933515850
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 287 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813148731
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129d863
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)933515850

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