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The Resource From the ashes ; : voices of Watts, Edited and with an introd. by Budd Schulberg

From the ashes ; : voices of Watts, Edited and with an introd. by Budd Schulberg

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From the ashes ; : voices of Watts
Title
From the ashes ;
Title remainder
voices of Watts
Statement of responsibility
Edited and with an introd. by Budd Schulberg
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Language
eng
Summary
Selected writings, including autobiographical essays, poems and stories, by eighteen contributors to the Watts Writers Workshop, founded in South Los Angeles after the riots of 1965
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DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Watts Writers' Workshop
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Schulberg, Budd
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  • American literature
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • American literature
Label
From the ashes ; : voices of Watts, Edited and with an introd. by Budd Schulberg
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Publication
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Budd Schulberg -- I remember Papa. Will there be another riot in Watts? The sand-clock day. Crazy nigger. Losers weepers / Harry Dolan -- Morality. Indictment. Black power. To Mr. Charles and Sister Annie. Watts / Alvin A. Saxon -- Listen, America, ebony middle-class is talking. The house on Mettler Street. The stake-out / Jeanne Taylor -- The workin' machine. The world is ready to explode. As bald as she could be. My beard. I'm here! Negro history. Sammy Lee. This is the home of my fathers. Race compliments / Jimmie Sherman -- To save a tear. Jealousy. The law. Brief thought before dawn. The shoe shine. What is. Suppression. Existence. The jewel / Guadalupe De Saavedra -- The Coming of the hoodlum. India. The suicide note. Hush. Bad news. Attention. The fish party. Jeremy. Intent. Chaos in a gehtto alley. Black consciousness. Alan Paton will die. Long live the Peace Corps of America. Watts, 1966 / Johnie Scott -- Another day. Love of a woman. My black man's togetherness was called revolt / Vallejo Ryan Kennedy -- Life, a gamble / Ernest A. Mayhand, Jr. -- Reveille. Shade of darkness. Jean. Some notes on the Frederick Douglass Writers' House / James Thomas Jackson -- The realization of a dream deferred. Lullaby, my son / Fannie Carole Brown -- Consequence / David Reese Moody -- A deep blue feeling / Edna Gipson -- Love or life. A serpent smiles. In the name of God / Emmery Evans -- Black phoenix. What can I say? Tomorrow. Christmas in the ghetto / Blossom Powe -- Watts-little Rome / Sonora McKeller -- Memoirs of a shoeshine boy / Harley Mims -- Infinite, Me-I'm black. You and I. Who's life? One, two, three. Insanity. The question. Who's the man asleep? / Leumas Sirrah -- A black mother's plea. The promise of strangers / Birdell Chew -- Appendix : The trial of T
Control code
1175685
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 277 pages
Lccn
67027434
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)389217
Label
From the ashes ; : voices of Watts, Edited and with an introd. by Budd Schulberg
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Budd Schulberg -- I remember Papa. Will there be another riot in Watts? The sand-clock day. Crazy nigger. Losers weepers / Harry Dolan -- Morality. Indictment. Black power. To Mr. Charles and Sister Annie. Watts / Alvin A. Saxon -- Listen, America, ebony middle-class is talking. The house on Mettler Street. The stake-out / Jeanne Taylor -- The workin' machine. The world is ready to explode. As bald as she could be. My beard. I'm here! Negro history. Sammy Lee. This is the home of my fathers. Race compliments / Jimmie Sherman -- To save a tear. Jealousy. The law. Brief thought before dawn. The shoe shine. What is. Suppression. Existence. The jewel / Guadalupe De Saavedra -- The Coming of the hoodlum. India. The suicide note. Hush. Bad news. Attention. The fish party. Jeremy. Intent. Chaos in a gehtto alley. Black consciousness. Alan Paton will die. Long live the Peace Corps of America. Watts, 1966 / Johnie Scott -- Another day. Love of a woman. My black man's togetherness was called revolt / Vallejo Ryan Kennedy -- Life, a gamble / Ernest A. Mayhand, Jr. -- Reveille. Shade of darkness. Jean. Some notes on the Frederick Douglass Writers' House / James Thomas Jackson -- The realization of a dream deferred. Lullaby, my son / Fannie Carole Brown -- Consequence / David Reese Moody -- A deep blue feeling / Edna Gipson -- Love or life. A serpent smiles. In the name of God / Emmery Evans -- Black phoenix. What can I say? Tomorrow. Christmas in the ghetto / Blossom Powe -- Watts-little Rome / Sonora McKeller -- Memoirs of a shoeshine boy / Harley Mims -- Infinite, Me-I'm black. You and I. Who's life? One, two, three. Insanity. The question. Who's the man asleep? / Leumas Sirrah -- A black mother's plea. The promise of strangers / Birdell Chew -- Appendix : The trial of T
Control code
1175685
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 277 pages
Lccn
67027434
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)389217

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