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Tipping on a tight rope

Aisha Damali Lockridge

Tipping on a tight rope

divas in African American literature

by Aisha Damali Lockridge

  • 330 Want to read
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Published by Peter Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American women in literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • American literature,
  • African American authors

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAisha Damali Lockridge
    SeriesAfrican American literature and culture: expanding and exploding the boundaries -- v. 19
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS153.N5 L64 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25170566M
    ISBN 109781433105753, 9781453905715
    LC Control Number2011051541

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