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The Resource Merry Christmas, baby : a Christmas and Kwanzaa treasury, edited by Paula L. Woods and Felix H. Liddell

Merry Christmas, baby : a Christmas and Kwanzaa treasury, edited by Paula L. Woods and Felix H. Liddell

Label
Merry Christmas, baby : a Christmas and Kwanzaa treasury
Title
Merry Christmas, baby
Title remainder
a Christmas and Kwanzaa treasury
Statement of responsibility
edited by Paula L. Woods and Felix H. Liddell
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents stories, sermons, reminiscences, poetry, recipes and color reproductions of African-American fine art, for celebrating the Christmas and Kwanzaa season
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
394.268
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Woods, Paula L
  • Liddell, Felix H
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christmas
  • African Americans
  • Kwanzaa
  • Christmas
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • American literature
  • Christmas
  • Kwanzaa
  • United States
Label
Merry Christmas, baby : a Christmas and Kwanzaa treasury, edited by Paula L. Woods and Felix H. Liddell
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
This is Christmas / Howard Thurman -- Christmas festivities / Harriet Jacobs -- Letter to Mrs. Josephine Bruce / Roscoe Conklin Bruce -- Christmas at Melrose / Leslie Pinckney Hill -- When Christmas comes / Jessie Fauset -- Who gives himself / Eunice Roberta Hunton -- A Christmas carol / Frances E.W. Harper -- The sermon in the cradle / W.E.B. Du Bois -- Self-portrait 'round midnight / Arnold J. Kemp -- A Black Creole Christmas / Leah Chase -- A remembrance of Christmas dinners past, present, and future / Patrick Clark -- Christmas in Freetown / Edna Lewis -- The night before Christmas / Alexander Smalls -- A Christmas heirloom / Danella Carter -- Ten pecan pies / Clarence Major -- A winter twilight / Angelina Weld Grimke -- Eve / Valerie Wilson Wesley -- My father's telescope / Rita Dove -- The gift / Dorothy West -- Christmas Eve: my mother dressing / Toi Derricotte -- My mother hated being poor / Pearl Cleage -- Gift / Carol Freeman -- Death by coffee / Aleks D. Pate -- The ragged stocking / Frances E.W. Harper -- This Christmas / Nelson George -- Nine Holiday haiku / Lenard D. Moore -- The first Christmas -- December 1978 / Mary Carter Smith -- Christmas lullaby for a new-born child / Yvonne Gregory -- A Christmas sermon on peace / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Christmas greetings / Georgia Douglas Johnson -- The Christmas spirit / Ishmael Reed -- Flame-heart / Claude McKay -- Memories of Christmas / Langston Hughes -- Anna makes a deal / Nancy J. Fairley -- The word according to Matthew / P.K. McCary -- From "Prayers for dark people" (in the solemn silence) / W.E.B. Du Bois -- Christmas song / Langston Hughes -- Notice the mistletoe / Daryl Cumber Dance -- I'm not dreaming of a white Christmas / Julianne Malveaux -- A holiday letter from the Justice family -- From Prayers for dark people (teach us, O God) / W.E.B. Du Bois -- Celebration / Sandra Kitt -- Kwanzaa: first fruits / Imani Constance Johnson-Burnett -- From Prayers for dark people (O thou incarnate word) / W.E.B. Du Bois -- Merry Christmas, baby / Pearl Cleage -- Falalalalalalalala / Nikki Giovanni -- At Yule tide / William S. Braithwaite -- From Prayers for dark people (protect us, O God) / W.E.B. Du Bois -- Receiving the Christ / Michael Beckwith -- The work of Christmas / Howard Thurman
Control code
ocm34283880
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 221 pages
Isbn
9780060173951
Lccn
96010707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)34283880
Label
Merry Christmas, baby : a Christmas and Kwanzaa treasury, edited by Paula L. Woods and Felix H. Liddell
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
This is Christmas / Howard Thurman -- Christmas festivities / Harriet Jacobs -- Letter to Mrs. Josephine Bruce / Roscoe Conklin Bruce -- Christmas at Melrose / Leslie Pinckney Hill -- When Christmas comes / Jessie Fauset -- Who gives himself / Eunice Roberta Hunton -- A Christmas carol / Frances E.W. Harper -- The sermon in the cradle / W.E.B. Du Bois -- Self-portrait 'round midnight / Arnold J. Kemp -- A Black Creole Christmas / Leah Chase -- A remembrance of Christmas dinners past, present, and future / Patrick Clark -- Christmas in Freetown / Edna Lewis -- The night before Christmas / Alexander Smalls -- A Christmas heirloom / Danella Carter -- Ten pecan pies / Clarence Major -- A winter twilight / Angelina Weld Grimke -- Eve / Valerie Wilson Wesley -- My father's telescope / Rita Dove -- The gift / Dorothy West -- Christmas Eve: my mother dressing / Toi Derricotte -- My mother hated being poor / Pearl Cleage -- Gift / Carol Freeman -- Death by coffee / Aleks D. Pate -- The ragged stocking / Frances E.W. Harper -- This Christmas / Nelson George -- Nine Holiday haiku / Lenard D. Moore -- The first Christmas -- December 1978 / Mary Carter Smith -- Christmas lullaby for a new-born child / Yvonne Gregory -- A Christmas sermon on peace / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Christmas greetings / Georgia Douglas Johnson -- The Christmas spirit / Ishmael Reed -- Flame-heart / Claude McKay -- Memories of Christmas / Langston Hughes -- Anna makes a deal / Nancy J. Fairley -- The word according to Matthew / P.K. McCary -- From "Prayers for dark people" (in the solemn silence) / W.E.B. Du Bois -- Christmas song / Langston Hughes -- Notice the mistletoe / Daryl Cumber Dance -- I'm not dreaming of a white Christmas / Julianne Malveaux -- A holiday letter from the Justice family -- From Prayers for dark people (teach us, O God) / W.E.B. Du Bois -- Celebration / Sandra Kitt -- Kwanzaa: first fruits / Imani Constance Johnson-Burnett -- From Prayers for dark people (O thou incarnate word) / W.E.B. Du Bois -- Merry Christmas, baby / Pearl Cleage -- Falalalalalalalala / Nikki Giovanni -- At Yule tide / William S. Braithwaite -- From Prayers for dark people (protect us, O God) / W.E.B. Du Bois -- Receiving the Christ / Michael Beckwith -- The work of Christmas / Howard Thurman
Control code
ocm34283880
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 221 pages
Isbn
9780060173951
Lccn
96010707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)34283880

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