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Kinky Gazpacho
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Lori L. Tharps
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-05-26 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Recounts the author's experiences living in Spain as a young black woman, where she learns about the country's racial prejudices against blacks and falls in love with a Spaniard.
Substitute Me
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Lori L. Tharps
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-08-24 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Zora Anderson is a 30-year-old African American middle class, college educated woman, trained as a chef, looking for a job. As fate would have it, Kate and Craig, a married couple, aspiring professionals with a young child are looking for a nanny. Zora seems perfect. She’s an enthusiastic caretaker, a
Mapping the World Differently
Language: en
Pages: 154
Authors: Maria Christina Ramos
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-26 - Publisher: Universitat de València

This book examines the rich collection of travel writing about Spain by twentieth-century African American writers as Claude McKay, Langston Hughes, Richard Wright, and Frank Verby, surveying the ways in which such authors perceive Spain's place in the world. From the vantage point of Spain, these African American writers create
A Year of Reading
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Elisabeth Ellington, Jane Freimiller
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-04 - Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

Desire a book to cozy up with by a wintery window? How about an addictive page-turner for sunbathing on the beach? Thousands of new books are published each year, and if you're a book lover or just book curious choosing what to read next can seem like an impossible task.
Ebony
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Elisabeth Ellington, Jane Freimiller
Categories: African Americans
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher:

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