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The Resource Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance, Zora Neale Hurston ; foreword by Tayari Jones ; edited with an introduction by Genevieve West

Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance, Zora Neale Hurston ; foreword by Tayari Jones ; edited with an introduction by Genevieve West

Label
Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance
Title
Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick
Title remainder
stories from the Harlem Renaissance
Statement of responsibility
Zora Neale Hurston ; foreword by Tayari Jones ; edited with an introduction by Genevieve West
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Narrator
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of stories about love and migration, gender and class, racism and sexism that proudly reflect African American folk culture. Brought together for the first time in one volume, they include eight of Hurston's "lost" Harlem stories, which were found in forgotten periodicals and archives
Member of
Cataloging source
BLACP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hurston, Zora Neale
Dewey number
813/.52
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3515.U789
LC item number
A6 2020ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Performed by Aunjanue Ellis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ellis, Aunjanue
  • Jones, Tayari
  • West, Margaret Genevieve
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • FICTION / Short Stories (single author)
  • FICTION / African American / Historical
  • FICTION / African American / Women
  • LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Women Authors
  • FICTION / African American / General
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
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Label
Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance, Zora Neale Hurston ; foreword by Tayari Jones ; edited with an introduction by Genevieve West
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
John Redding goes to sea -- The conversion of Sam -- A bit of our Harlem -- Drenched in light -- Spunk -- Magnolia flower -- Black death -- The bone of contention -- Muttsy -- Sweat -- Under the bridge -- 'Possum or pig? -- The Eatonville anthology -- Book of Harlem -- The book of Harlem -- The back room -- Monkey junk -- The country in the woman -- The gilded six-bits -- She rock -- The fire and the cloud
Control code
on1144178946
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
7 audio discs (9 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781094105963
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Stock number
  • ZPdcar
  • ZEdcar
System control number
(OCoLC)1144178946
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance, Zora Neale Hurston ; foreword by Tayari Jones ; edited with an introduction by Genevieve West
Publication
Copyright
Note
Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
John Redding goes to sea -- The conversion of Sam -- A bit of our Harlem -- Drenched in light -- Spunk -- Magnolia flower -- Black death -- The bone of contention -- Muttsy -- Sweat -- Under the bridge -- 'Possum or pig? -- The Eatonville anthology -- Book of Harlem -- The book of Harlem -- The back room -- Monkey junk -- The country in the woman -- The gilded six-bits -- She rock -- The fire and the cloud
Control code
on1144178946
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
7 audio discs (9 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781094105963
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Stock number
  • ZPdcar
  • ZEdcar
System control number
(OCoLC)1144178946
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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