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The Resource Dorothy West's Paradise : a Biography of Class and Color

Dorothy West's Paradise : a Biography of Class and Color

Label
Dorothy West's Paradise : a Biography of Class and Color
Title
Dorothy West's Paradise
Title remainder
a Biography of Class and Color
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dorothy West's Paradise captures the scope of the author's long life and career, reading it alongside the unique cultural geography of Oak Bluffs and its history as an elite African American enclave - a place that West envisioned both as a separatist refuge and as a space for interracial contact. An essential book for both fans of West's fiction and students of race, class, and American women's lives, Dorothy West's Paradise offers an intimate biography of an important author and a privileged glimpse into the society that shaped her work
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sherrard-Johnson, Cherene
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West, Dorothy
  • West, Dorothy
  • Authors, American
  • African American authors
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • African American authors
  • Authors, American
Label
Dorothy West's Paradise : a Biography of Class and Color
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
They lost us the beach: A legend of Oak Bluffs -- Childhood sketches -- Dorothy West's typewriter -- To Russia with love -- New challenges -- The living is easy -- Cottager's corner -- Two weddings
Control code
ocn778339826
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (244 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813552248
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
ebc862090
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jw0q8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778339826
Label
Dorothy West's Paradise : a Biography of Class and Color
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
They lost us the beach: A legend of Oak Bluffs -- Childhood sketches -- Dorothy West's typewriter -- To Russia with love -- New challenges -- The living is easy -- Cottager's corner -- Two weddings
Control code
ocn778339826
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (244 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813552248
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
ebc862090
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jw0q8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778339826

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