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Moore, Edwina

Overview
Works: 16 works in 44 publications in 1 language and 3,012 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Domestic fiction  Fiction  History  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Music 
Roles: Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PS3573.I45677, 813.5
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edwina Moore
Alice Walker ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 676 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 )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 428 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
Cane River by Lalita Tademy ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows four generations of African American women from slavery to the early twentieth century as they struggle for economic security and the future of their families along the Cane River in rural Louisiana
Toni Morrison ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 357 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 )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 320 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 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of six interviews with prominent 20th century African American authors
Alice Walker ( )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alice Walker shares with us her remarkable spiritual journey from a sharecropping childhood in rural Georgia to the peace and creativity of her present retreat in Northern California. She reads from her poetry and discusses contemporary America with an anger and urgency rooted in an abiding optimism
In black and white conversations with African American writers ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alice Walker shares with us her remarkable spiritual journey from a sharecropping childhood in rural Georgia to the peace and creativity of her present retreat in Northern California. She discusses the Civil Rights movement and the "womanist" perspective, that of a Black woman whose spirit has been reawakened. She also discusses contemporary America with an anger and urgency rooted in an abiding optimism. She reads from her poetry and explores how writing has helped Walker to stave off depression and understand herself better
John Wideman a conversation with John Wideman ; producer & director, Matteo Bellinelli ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wideman candidly discusses the dilemma of the committed African American intellectual torn between the urban underclass and a predominatly white, middle class literary audience. He writes because "African Americans have to carry alternative versions of reality in our heads and the model for doing that exists in art."
"Together we can" ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reflections of the Black cultural experience. Focuses on how families and friends can help keep us emotionally solvent
August Wilson ( )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Playwright August Wilson talks about his roots in the black community, how his plays express the African-American experience, how the African heritage of Black Americans is both expressed and repressed in American society today, and the importance of blues as cultural expression
Black and white: conversations with African American writers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Playwright August Wilson discusses his roots in Pittsburg's black community, his unhappy experiences with the public school system, how he feels his plays express the African-American experience, how the African heritage of Black Americans is both expressed and repressed in American society today, and the importance of blues as cultural expression. Several of his recent plays are discussed, including Two trains running, Joe Turner's come and gone, and The piano lesson
 
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Languages
English (41)
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