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Just plain folks : original tales of living, loving, longing, and learning as told by a perfectly ordinary, quite commonly sensible, and absolutely awe-inspiring colored woman / Lorraine Johnson-Coleman

Catalog Data

Author:
Johnson-Coleman, Lorraine 1962-  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 241 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Fiction
Place:
North Carolina
Date:
1998
C1998
Notes:
"A different version of this book was published by Summerhouse Press, 1997"--T.p. verso.
Contents:
Kinfolks -- Homefolks -- Women and men folks -- White folks -- Church folks
Summary:
A collection of short stories about the experiences of ordinary African-American people who have led extraordinary lives, telling of worship, courtships, politics, naming ceremonies, and burial practices.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1004363