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Christian, Barbara 1943-2000

Overview
Works: 67 works in 156 publications in 1 language and 9,924 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  History  Fiction  Domestic fiction  Cross-cultural studies  Biography  Film adaptations  Music 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Editor
Classifications: PS153.N5, 810.9928708996073
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Barbara Christian Publications by Barbara Christian
posthumous Publications by Barbara Christian, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Barbara Christian
Female subjects in black and white race, psychoanalysis, feminism ( )
7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black women novelists : the development of a tradition, 1892-1976 by Barbara Christian ( Book )
10 editions published between 1980 and 1985 in English and held by 1,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black feminist criticism : perspectives on Black women writers by Barbara Christian ( Book )
21 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of critical essays on African-American women writers
New Black feminist criticism, 1985-2000 by Barbara Christian ( )
8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A passionate and celebrated pioneer in her own words New Black Feminist Criticism, 1985-2000 collects a selection of essays and reviews from Barbara Christian, one of the founding voices in black feminist literary criticism. Published between the release of her second landmark book Black Feminist Criticism and her death, these writings include eloquent reviews, evaluations of black feminist criticism as a discipline, reflections on black feminism in the academy, and essays on Toni Morrison, Alice Walker, Paule Marshall, and others
Everyday use by Alice Walker ( Book )
6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alice Walker ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with author Alice Walker. Therein, Walker discusses her life, contemporary America, the "womanist" perspective, and reads from her poetry
August Wilson by August Wilson ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with playwright August Wilson. Therein, Wilson describes his role as passing down the practical and spiritual wisdom of the African American community in his writings. He also expounds upon the influence of black traditions like storytelling and blues music in contributing to his plays
Toni Morrison ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with author Toni Morrison. Therein, Morrison reads from her two novels and discusses her views of the contributions made by African Americans to American literature
Gloria Naylor ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with author Gloria Naylor. Therein, Naylor discusses the influence of other black women writers on herself, growing up in the South, her early involvement with religion, learning to articulate one's experience, writing in different voices, and writing to explore one's beliefs
Charles Johnson ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with author Charles Richard Johnson. Therein, Johnson describes his literary objective: to explore classic, metaphysical questions from East and West against the backdrop of African life and history
John Wideman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with author John Wideman. Therein, Wideman discusses the dilemma of the committed African American intellectual torn between the urban underclass and a predominantly white, middle-class literary audience
In black and white conversations with African American writers ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interviews with African American writers
I shall not be removed the life of Marlon Riggs ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film biography of Marlon Riggs, the gifted, gay, black filmmaker who produced documentary films addressing issues of identity among Afro-Americans and gays. Clips from his films show how he evolved a unique experimental documentary style, mixing poetry, criticism, the personal and the political. It also documents his long battle against AIDS until his death in 1994 and includes interviews with family, friends, and co-workers
Teaching guide to accompany Black foremothers, three lives : by Dorothy Sterling by Barbara Christian ( Book )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alice Walker's The color purple and other works : a critical commentary by Barbara Christian ( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Color a sampling of contemporary African American writers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Previously recorded sessions of African American poets reading selections from their work
The Hazeley family by A. E Johnson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spirit bloom in Harlem the search for a black aesthetic during the Harlem Renaissance: The poetry of Claude McKay, Countee Cullen, and Jean Toomer by Barbara Christian ( Book )
7 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the inside out : Afro-American women's literary tradition and the state by Barbara Christian ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Christian Barbara 1943-2000
Christian, Barbara T.
Christian, Barbara Theresa
Christian, Barbara Theresa, 1943-2000
Languages
English (109)
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