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Growing up poor : a literary anthology, edited by Robert Coles and Randy Testa, with Michael Coles

Label
Growing up poor : a literary anthology
Title
Growing up poor
Title remainder
a literary anthology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Coles and Randy Testa, with Michael Coles
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A multicultural anthology of stories, essays, poetry, and biographical excerpts, on the subject of growing up in poverty
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.8/0355
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS509.P63
LC item number
G76 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coles, Robert
  • Testa, Randy-Michael
  • Coles, Michael H
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Poor children
  • Children of minorities
  • Ethnic groups
Label
Growing up poor : a literary anthology, edited by Robert Coles and Randy Testa, with Michael Coles
Instantiates
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
  • To come into a world like this one. Mother to son / Langston Hughes -- From White mule / William Carlos Williams -- From A tree grows in Brooklyn / Betty Smith -- From The house on Mango Street / Sandra Cisneros -- Big boy / Jesse Hill Ford -- From Invisible man / Ralph Ellison -- No way out / Max Moran. They, those people over there. A question of class / Dorothy Allison -- Who will speak for Lizzy? / Danielle Joseph -- From City kids, city teachers / Deborah Stern, editor -- From The beat within / Love Shiloh, Young Tay B2, and Anonymous -- Indian education / Sherman Alexie -- Mother and daughter / Gary Soto --
  • From Children of crisis : a study of courage and fear / Robert Coles -- Optimists / Richard Ford. I took my place, bent my head and went to work. The grammar of silk / Cathy Song -- Cannery town in August / Lorna Dee Cervantes -- Field poem / Gary Soto -- Night shift at St. Regis / Luis J. Rodriguez -- Photograph of my father in his twenty-second year / Raymond Carver. Take a stand on high ground. From Their eyes were watching God / Zora Neale Hurston -- Doing what it takes to survive / Dean Torres -- From Roll of thunder, hear my cry / Mildred Taylor -- The ghost of Fred Astaire / Sylvia Watanabe -- Full circle / Lori Arviso Alvord -- From Children of crisis : migrants, sharecroppers, mountaineers / Robert Coles -- Show and tell / Andrew Lam
Control code
44509228
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxiv, 279 pages
Isbn
9781565846234
Lccn
00055927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Growing up poor : a literary anthology, edited by Robert Coles and Randy Testa, with Michael Coles
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
  • To come into a world like this one. Mother to son / Langston Hughes -- From White mule / William Carlos Williams -- From A tree grows in Brooklyn / Betty Smith -- From The house on Mango Street / Sandra Cisneros -- Big boy / Jesse Hill Ford -- From Invisible man / Ralph Ellison -- No way out / Max Moran. They, those people over there. A question of class / Dorothy Allison -- Who will speak for Lizzy? / Danielle Joseph -- From City kids, city teachers / Deborah Stern, editor -- From The beat within / Love Shiloh, Young Tay B2, and Anonymous -- Indian education / Sherman Alexie -- Mother and daughter / Gary Soto --
  • From Children of crisis : a study of courage and fear / Robert Coles -- Optimists / Richard Ford. I took my place, bent my head and went to work. The grammar of silk / Cathy Song -- Cannery town in August / Lorna Dee Cervantes -- Field poem / Gary Soto -- Night shift at St. Regis / Luis J. Rodriguez -- Photograph of my father in his twenty-second year / Raymond Carver. Take a stand on high ground. From Their eyes were watching God / Zora Neale Hurston -- Doing what it takes to survive / Dean Torres -- From Roll of thunder, hear my cry / Mildred Taylor -- The ghost of Fred Astaire / Sylvia Watanabe -- Full circle / Lori Arviso Alvord -- From Children of crisis : migrants, sharecroppers, mountaineers / Robert Coles -- Show and tell / Andrew Lam
Control code
44509228
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxiv, 279 pages
Isbn
9781565846234
Lccn
00055927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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