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The Resource Rise up singing : Black women writers on motherhood, edited by Cecelie S. Berry

Rise up singing : Black women writers on motherhood, edited by Cecelie S. Berry

Label
Rise up singing : Black women writers on motherhood
Title
Rise up singing
Title remainder
Black women writers on motherhood
Statement of responsibility
edited by Cecelie S. Berry
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From a dazzling array of well-known African-American women come short fiction, poems, and personal essays that describe with warmth and humor their experiences as mothers and as daughters. Includes contributions from Alice Walker, Faith Ringgold, Marita Golden, Martha Southgate, Tananarive Due, Maya Angelou, Gwendolyn Brooks, Deborah Roberts, Rita Dove, and others
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Rise up singing : Black women writers on motherhood, edited by Cecelie S. Berry
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
Our grandmothers / by Maya Angelou -- Ernestine : a granddaughter's memories / by Jewell Parker Rhodes -- My daughters and me / by Faith Ringgold -- Margaret : a mother for all seasons / by Jewelle Taylor Gibbs -- Everyday use / by Alice Walker -- Nineteen thirty-seven / by Edwidge Danticat -- Daystar / by Rita Dove -- Mother / by Andrea Lee -- Slip and fall / by Cecelie S. Berry -- An unnatural woman / by Martha Southgate -- When wild southern women raise daughters / by Evelyn Coleman -- Unmasking step-motherhood / by Deborah Roberts -- The complex mathematics of mothering / by Aj Verdelle -- Goin' round the bend / by Melba Newsome -- the lost baby poem / by Lucille Clifton -- Many rivers to cross / by June Jordan -- Mother, unconceived / by Erin Aubry Kaplan -- Good night moon / by Felicia Ward -- Mother's house / by Tananarive Due -- Linda Devine's daughters / by Carolyn Ferrell -- From The children of the poor / by Gwendolyn Brooks -- Dancer of the world / by Patricia Smith -- A miracle every day / by Marita Golden -- Elementary lessons / by Rita Coburn Whack -- My girl / by Bethany M. Allen -- Welcome to the world / by Dawn Turner Trice -- Too blessed to be stressed / by Suzan D. Johnson Cook -- A new balance / by Florence Ladd -- Journeys / by Maxine Clair
Control code
ocm53903563
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9780385509039
Lccn
2003068823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Rise up singing : Black women writers on motherhood, edited by Cecelie S. Berry
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
Our grandmothers / by Maya Angelou -- Ernestine : a granddaughter's memories / by Jewell Parker Rhodes -- My daughters and me / by Faith Ringgold -- Margaret : a mother for all seasons / by Jewelle Taylor Gibbs -- Everyday use / by Alice Walker -- Nineteen thirty-seven / by Edwidge Danticat -- Daystar / by Rita Dove -- Mother / by Andrea Lee -- Slip and fall / by Cecelie S. Berry -- An unnatural woman / by Martha Southgate -- When wild southern women raise daughters / by Evelyn Coleman -- Unmasking step-motherhood / by Deborah Roberts -- The complex mathematics of mothering / by Aj Verdelle -- Goin' round the bend / by Melba Newsome -- the lost baby poem / by Lucille Clifton -- Many rivers to cross / by June Jordan -- Mother, unconceived / by Erin Aubry Kaplan -- Good night moon / by Felicia Ward -- Mother's house / by Tananarive Due -- Linda Devine's daughters / by Carolyn Ferrell -- From The children of the poor / by Gwendolyn Brooks -- Dancer of the world / by Patricia Smith -- A miracle every day / by Marita Golden -- Elementary lessons / by Rita Coburn Whack -- My girl / by Bethany M. Allen -- Welcome to the world / by Dawn Turner Trice -- Too blessed to be stressed / by Suzan D. Johnson Cook -- A new balance / by Florence Ladd -- Journeys / by Maxine Clair
Control code
ocm53903563
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9780385509039
Lccn
2003068823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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