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The Resource Lost in language & sound, or, How I found my way to the arts : essays, Ntozake Shange

Lost in language & sound, or, How I found my way to the arts : essays, Ntozake Shange

Label
Lost in language & sound, or, How I found my way to the arts : essays
Title
Lost in language & sound, or, How I found my way to the arts
Title remainder
essays
Statement of responsibility
Ntozake Shange
Title variation
Lost in language and sound
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores language, music, and dance as interpreted though the author's works, combining memoir and essay to explore her deconstruction of English in her celebrated play "For colored girls" and her views on life as a woman and a black individual
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shange, Ntozake
Dewey number
  • 812/.54
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.H3324
LC item number
Z46 2011
Literary form
essays
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shange, Ntozake
  • Shange, Ntozake
  • Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Creative ability
  • Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Creative ability
Label
Lost in language & sound, or, How I found my way to the arts : essays, Ntozake Shange
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
from analphabetic to script obsessed -- a history : for colored girls who have considered suicide/ when the rainbow is enuf -- unrecovered losses/ black theater traditions -- my pen is a machete -- takin' a solo/ a poetic possibility/ a poetic imperative -- how I moved anna fierling to the southwest territories or my personal victory over the armies of western civilization -- getting where I haveta be/ the nature of collaboration in recent works -- why i had to dance// -- movement/ melody/ muscle/ meaning/ mcintyre -- did i hear the congregation say amen? -- a celebration of black survival/ black dance america/ brooklyn academy of music/ April 21-24, 1983 -- bang on! -- 2 live crew -- the couch -- the dark room -- dear daddy, "el amor que tu me das--" -- ellie, who is my mother -- on silk -- in search of a home -- however you come to me -- mr. wrong -- justice -- porque tu no m'entrende? whatcha mean you can't understand me? -- letter to a young poet -- first love
Control code
ocn707969664
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xvi, 144 pages
Isbn
9781250035561
Lccn
2011026770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Lost in language & sound, or, How I found my way to the arts : essays, Ntozake Shange
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
from analphabetic to script obsessed -- a history : for colored girls who have considered suicide/ when the rainbow is enuf -- unrecovered losses/ black theater traditions -- my pen is a machete -- takin' a solo/ a poetic possibility/ a poetic imperative -- how I moved anna fierling to the southwest territories or my personal victory over the armies of western civilization -- getting where I haveta be/ the nature of collaboration in recent works -- why i had to dance// -- movement/ melody/ muscle/ meaning/ mcintyre -- did i hear the congregation say amen? -- a celebration of black survival/ black dance america/ brooklyn academy of music/ April 21-24, 1983 -- bang on! -- 2 live crew -- the couch -- the dark room -- dear daddy, "el amor que tu me das--" -- ellie, who is my mother -- on silk -- in search of a home -- however you come to me -- mr. wrong -- justice -- porque tu no m'entrende? whatcha mean you can't understand me? -- letter to a young poet -- first love
Control code
ocn707969664
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xvi, 144 pages
Isbn
9781250035561
Lccn
2011026770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n