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The Resource Busted in New York and other essays, Darryl Pinckney ; foreword by Zadie Smith

Busted in New York and other essays, Darryl Pinckney ; foreword by Zadie Smith

Label
Busted in New York and other essays
Title
Busted in New York and other essays
Statement of responsibility
Darryl Pinckney ; foreword by Zadie Smith
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
A collection of 25 essays from the celebrated literary critic and novelist provides a view of our recent racial history that blends the social and personal and wonders how we arrived at our current moment
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10825537
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pinckney, Darryl
Dewey number
305.800973
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.615
LC item number
.P537 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Race discrimination
  • African Americans
Target audience
adult
Label
Busted in New York and other essays, Darryl Pinckney ; foreword by Zadie Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: thus far on the way / by Zadie Smith -- Slouching toward Washington -- Busted in New York -- Beyond the fringe -- Dreams from Obama -- Obama and the black church -- What he really said -- Deep in the bowl -- Invisible black America -- In Ferguson -- Black lives and the police -- Pilot me -- Austere and lonely offices -- The great puzzle -- The Afro pessimist temptation -- Paris: the black maestro -- On your own in Russia -- How I got over -- Banjo -- The real Harlem -- The genius of blackness -- Black master -- Looking at Selma -- Under the spell of James Baldwin -- Moon over Miami -- Miss Aretha Franklin
Control code
2019020214
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvi, 384 pages
Isbn
9780374117443
Lccn
2019020214
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1083228970
Label
Busted in New York and other essays, Darryl Pinckney ; foreword by Zadie Smith
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: thus far on the way / by Zadie Smith -- Slouching toward Washington -- Busted in New York -- Beyond the fringe -- Dreams from Obama -- Obama and the black church -- What he really said -- Deep in the bowl -- Invisible black America -- In Ferguson -- Black lives and the police -- Pilot me -- Austere and lonely offices -- The great puzzle -- The Afro pessimist temptation -- Paris: the black maestro -- On your own in Russia -- How I got over -- Banjo -- The real Harlem -- The genius of blackness -- Black master -- Looking at Selma -- Under the spell of James Baldwin -- Moon over Miami -- Miss Aretha Franklin
Control code
2019020214
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvi, 384 pages
Isbn
9780374117443
Lccn
2019020214
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1083228970

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