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Wedin, Carolyn 1939-

Overview
Works: 13 works in 41 publications in 2 languages and 3,205 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Miscellanea  Genealogy 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator
Classifications: PS3552.A45, B
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Most widely held works by Carolyn Wedin
James Baldwin by Carolyn Wedin( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studying all of Baldwin's writings--from his early essaysto Just Above My Head, his latest novel--Sylvander shows how Balwin has drawn on his early struggles to produce a passionate and humane body of work
Inheritors of the spirit : Mary White Ovington and the founding of the NAACP by Carolyn Wedin( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After attending Radcliffe and the Harvard Annex for Women, Ovington did not follow the expected paths of young women of her time, neither marrying nor staying at home to look after her parents. The independent-minded Ovington was in search of a career and a cause. She found both while attending a Social Reform Club event where Booker T. Washington spoke about "the Negro Problem." In 1909, the NAACP was born with the issuing of "The Call"--Coauthored by Ovington - on the one hundredth anniversary of the birth of Abraham Lincoln. With Ovington as acting Chairman and Chairman from 1917 to 1932, the NAACP grew from a small, mostly white volunteer staff to a predominantly black organization run by a salaried staff
Jessie Redmon Fauset, black American writer by Carolyn Wedin( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bloom's how to write about Maya Angelou by Carolyn Wedin( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to writing about the author's novels features suggestions for composing different types of essays as well as a summary of themes prominent in each work
Jessie Redmon Fauset, black American writer : her relationships, biographical and literary, with black and white writers, 1910-1935 by Carolyn Wedin( )

6 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wisconsin : a year by Carolyn Wedin( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Articles previously published in The Whitewater Register or were heard as radio commentaries on "The Morning Edition" of Wisconsin Public Radio
Letters and reflections from Poland by Carolyn Wedin( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Baldwin : pasión y esplendor de un novelista negro by Carolyn Wedin( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical sketches : fifty-five years in Western Wisconsin, 1869-1924 by Louis J Ahlstrom( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of 19th century Swedish Baptists who rebelled against the established Lutheran church in their homeland and immigrated to the northwest Wisconsin woods
Hey, let's go to the library!( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A humorous account of the university library written by sophomore students studying composition at the University of Wisconsin--Whitewater
John Osborne and contemporary British drama by Carolyn Wedin( )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A story of immigration : I, Maria ; Ruth Elizabeth by Carolyn Wedin( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Maria is forced to leave her year-old daughter, Hildur, behind, as she leaves Sweden for America in the 1890s. In "the new country," she works in the James Hill house and farm in Minnesota, eventually marries another worker, John Hane, and they create together a farm and family of their own in the woods of northwest Wisconsin. Their youngest child, Ruth Elizabeth, grows up without her mother, but becomes herself a mother of many soon after she marries Reuben Wedin, who gives up his Harley Davidson motorcycle to buy a cow. Their youngest child of eight who grew to adulthood, Carolyn, recreates some of their stories from the tales she heard growing up in that northwest Wisconsin woods--P. [4] of cover
Fame and obscurity the Baker brothers of St. Croix Falls by Carolyn Wedin( )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Inheritors of the spirit : Mary White Ovington and the founding of the NAACP
Alternative Names
Sylvander, Carolyn Wedin 1939-

Wedin Sylvander, Carolyn 1939-

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Bloom's how to write about Maya Angelou