WorldCat Identities

Peterkin, Julia 1880-1961

Overview
Works: 140 works in 335 publications in 3 languages and 6,577 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Illustrated works  Pictorial works  Photobooks  Catalogs  Bibliographies  Academic theses 
Roles: Author, Artist, Creator
Classifications: PS3531.E77, 813.52
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Julia Peterkin
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Julia Peterkin
Scarlet sister Mary by Julia Peterkin( Book )

51 editions published between 1928 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scarlet Sister Mary is the story of a free-spirited woman's life in the post-Emancipation South [Carolina]. It is unique in its portrayal of an African-American community as capable of independent existence in the South at that time. The culture of the community is portrayed most interestingly and permeates through the religious, spiritual and even medical undertones of story. While Peterkin tells a poetic tale of an independent, strong, rebellious woman ... --Bobby Jasak at Amazon.com
Black April by Julia Peterkin( Book )

37 editions published between 1927 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black April, the foreman of Blue Brook Plantation, must confront his own mortality and the tragic consequence of human desire in this simple tale of black country life in coastal South Carolina
Bright skin by Julia Peterkin( Book )

26 editions published between 1932 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Gullah girl is lured from her South Carolina plantation to the bright lights of New York
Roll, Jordan, roll by Julia Peterkin( Book )

23 editions published between 1933 and 1974 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Green Thursday : stories by Julia Peterkin( Book )

11 editions published between 1924 and 1998 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vividly rendering the sights, sounds, smells, and sensations of a bygone rural south, these closely connected stories revolve around the sometimes tragic lives of a black farming couple, Killdee and Rose Pinesett. When it first appeared in the 1920s, Green Thursday's unsentimental portrayal of African Americans was startlingly ahead of its time - enough so to inspire hate mail from white Southerners accusing the author, herself white, of betraying her race. At the same time, however, Green Thursday was praised by reviewers and social observers from all quarters, including W.E.B. Du Bois, who called it "a beautiful book."
Collected short stories of Julia Peterkin by Julia Peterkin( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plantation Christmas by Julia Peterkin( Book )

9 editions published between 1934 and 1987 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Borzoi 1925 : being a sort of record of ten years of publishing by Inc Alfred A. Knopf( Book )

2 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scarlet sister Mary, by Julia Peterkin by Julia Peterkin( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El pecado rojo by Julia Peterkin( Book )

2 editions published in 1931 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scarlet sister Mary by Julia Peterkin( Book )

2 editions published in 1949 in Undetermined and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Good housekeeping treasury, selected from the complete files( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ashes by Julia Peterkin( Book )

2 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roll, Jordan, Roll ... [An account of the American negro.] The photographic studies by Doris Ulmann by Julia Peterkin( Book )

1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diamond ring by Julia Peterkin( )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los premios Pulitzer de novela( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1985 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roll, Jordan, roll; the text by Julia Peterkin by Julia Peterkin( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

by Julia Peterkin( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence, mss. of writings, including published and unpublished sketches, short stories, plays, poems, reviews, novel, fragments from Peterkin's published novels: Black April (1927), Bright Skin (1932), and Scarlet Sister Mary (1928), and biographical and critical clippings. Includes correspondence of Walter F. White, assistant secretary of NAACP, relating to the lynching (1925) of Pink Whaley in St. Matthews, S.C. Other correspondents include Henry Bellaman, H.L. Mencken, Carl Sandburg, and Stark Young
Maum Lou by Julia Peterkin( )

1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sorcerer [a story] by Julia Peterkin( )

1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.36 (from 0.13 for Minerva fi ... to 0.90 for Papers, ca ...)

Scarlet sister Mary
Covers
Black AprilBright skinGreen Thursday : stories
Alternative Names
Iulia Peterkin

Julia Peterkin Amerikaans schrijfster (1880-)

Julia Peterkin Amerikaans schrijver (1880-)

Julia Peterkin écrivain américaine

Julia Peterkin escriptora estatunidenca

Julia Peterkin escritora estadounidense

Julia Peterkin scríbhneoir Meiriceánach

Julia Peterkin scrittrice statunitense

Julia Peterkin shkrimtare amerikane

Julia Peterkin yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija

Mood Julia

Mood, Julia 1880-1961

Mood Peterkin, Julia 1880-1961

Peterkin Julia

Peterkin, Julia 1880-1961

Peterkin, Julia Mood 1880-1961

جوليا بيتركين

جوليا بيتركين كاتبة أمريكية

جولیا پترکین نویسنده آمریکایی

ジュリア・ピーターキン

朱丽亚·彼得金

Languages
English (214)

Spanish (7)

French (2)