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The Resource My dear boy : Carrie Hughes's letters to Langston Hughes, 1926-1938, edited by Carmaletta M. Williams and John Edgar Tidwell

My dear boy : Carrie Hughes's letters to Langston Hughes, 1926-1938, edited by Carmaletta M. Williams and John Edgar Tidwell

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My dear boy : Carrie Hughes's letters to Langston Hughes, 1926-1938
Title
My dear boy
Title remainder
Carrie Hughes's letters to Langston Hughes, 1926-1938
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carmaletta M. Williams and John Edgar Tidwell
Title variation
Carrie Hughes's letters to Langston Hughes, 1926-1938
Title variation remainder
Carrie Hughess letters to Langston Hughes, 1926-1938
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Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Tidwell and Williams analyze the causal relationships in her interactions with Langston and other family members through the use of psychiatrist Murray Bowen's Family Systems Theory (FST). . . . The editors have grouped the 250 letters chronologically into four sections, each preceded by a brief contextual introduction" --
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Summary
My Dear Boy brings a largely unexplored dimension of Langston Hughes to light. Carmaletta Williams and John Edgar Tidwell explain that scholars have neglected the vital role that correspondence between Carrie Hughes and her son Langston - Harlem Renaissance icon, renowned poet, playwright, fiction writer, autobiographer, and essayist - played in his work
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10262164
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
-1938
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hughes, Carrie
Dewey number
818/.5209
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3515.U274
LC item number
Z48 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Williams, Carmaletta M.
  • Tidwell, John Edgar
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True
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  • Hughes, Carrie
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Mothers of authors
  • African American mothers
  • African American authors
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Carrie Hughes's letters to Langston Hughes, 1926-1938
Label
My dear boy : Carrie Hughes's letters to Langston Hughes, 1926-1938, edited by Carmaletta M. Williams and John Edgar Tidwell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-194) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Following Langston: A foreword by Nikky Finney -- Preface -- Abbreviations -- Chronology -- Prologue -- The letters: Dreams deferred, 1926-1929; Zenith and descent, 1930-1934; Things fall apart, 1935; Dear lovely death, 1936-1938 -- Coda -- Epilogue -- Second coda
Control code
2013003511
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 199 pages
Isbn
9780820345659
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013003511
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
My dear boy : Carrie Hughes's letters to Langston Hughes, 1926-1938, edited by Carmaletta M. Williams and John Edgar Tidwell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-194) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Following Langston: A foreword by Nikky Finney -- Preface -- Abbreviations -- Chronology -- Prologue -- The letters: Dreams deferred, 1926-1929; Zenith and descent, 1930-1934; Things fall apart, 1935; Dear lovely death, 1936-1938 -- Coda -- Epilogue -- Second coda
Control code
2013003511
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 199 pages
Isbn
9780820345659
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013003511
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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