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The Resource The return of Simple, Langston Hughes ; edited by Akiba Sullivan Harper ; introduction by Arnold Rampersad

The return of Simple, Langston Hughes ; edited by Akiba Sullivan Harper ; introduction by Arnold Rampersad

Label
The return of Simple
Title
The return of Simple
Statement of responsibility
Langston Hughes ; edited by Akiba Sullivan Harper ; introduction by Arnold Rampersad
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1902-1967
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hughes, Langston
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3515.U274
LC item number
A6 1994
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Harper, Donna Sullivan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Simple (Fictitious character)
  • African American men
  • African Americans
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Label
The return of Simple, Langston Hughes ; edited by Akiba Sullivan Harper ; introduction by Arnold Rampersad
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Part one: Women in Simple's life : Remembrances -- Wigs, women, and falsies -- On women who drink you up -- Better than a pillow --Explain that to me -- Baltimore womens -- Less than a damn -- Never no more --Simply heavenly -- Staggering figures -- The moon -- Domesticated --Hairdos -- Cousin Minnie wins -- Self-protection -- Ladyhood -- Lynn Clarisse -- Riddles -- Part two: Race, riots, police, prices, and politics : Ways and means -- The law -- American dilemma -- Color of the law --After hours -- When a man sees red -- Simple and the high prices -- Nickel for the phone -- Possum, race, and face -- Everybody's difference --Coffee break -- Intermarriage -- Joyce objects -- Liberals need a mascot -- Serious talk about the atom bomb -- Adventure -- Brainwashed -- Wigs for freedom -- Help, Mayor, help! -- Soul food -- Little Klanny --Simple's psychosis -- Part three: Africa and black pride : The necessaries -- That word black -- Colleges and color -- Whiter than snow -- Big round world -- Roots and trees -- Pictures -- Simple arithmetic -- Africa's daughters -- African names -- Harems and robes -- Part four: Parting lines : Nothing but roomers -- Simple Santa -- Empty houses -- God's other side -- Dog days -- Weight in gold -- Sympathy -- Money and mice -- Population explosion -- Youthhood -- Hail and farewell
Control code
29470597
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxii, 218 p.
Isbn
9780809086764
Lccn
93045373
Label
The return of Simple, Langston Hughes ; edited by Akiba Sullivan Harper ; introduction by Arnold Rampersad
Publication
Contents
Part one: Women in Simple's life : Remembrances -- Wigs, women, and falsies -- On women who drink you up -- Better than a pillow --Explain that to me -- Baltimore womens -- Less than a damn -- Never no more --Simply heavenly -- Staggering figures -- The moon -- Domesticated --Hairdos -- Cousin Minnie wins -- Self-protection -- Ladyhood -- Lynn Clarisse -- Riddles -- Part two: Race, riots, police, prices, and politics : Ways and means -- The law -- American dilemma -- Color of the law --After hours -- When a man sees red -- Simple and the high prices -- Nickel for the phone -- Possum, race, and face -- Everybody's difference --Coffee break -- Intermarriage -- Joyce objects -- Liberals need a mascot -- Serious talk about the atom bomb -- Adventure -- Brainwashed -- Wigs for freedom -- Help, Mayor, help! -- Soul food -- Little Klanny --Simple's psychosis -- Part three: Africa and black pride : The necessaries -- That word black -- Colleges and color -- Whiter than snow -- Big round world -- Roots and trees -- Pictures -- Simple arithmetic -- Africa's daughters -- African names -- Harems and robes -- Part four: Parting lines : Nothing but roomers -- Simple Santa -- Empty houses -- God's other side -- Dog days -- Weight in gold -- Sympathy -- Money and mice -- Population explosion -- Youthhood -- Hail and farewell
Control code
29470597
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxii, 218 p.
Isbn
9780809086764
Lccn
93045373

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