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The Resource Go the way your blood beats : an anthology of lesbian and gay fiction by African-American writers, foreword by E. Lynn Harris ; edited and with an introduction by Shawn Stewart Ruff

Go the way your blood beats : an anthology of lesbian and gay fiction by African-American writers, foreword by E. Lynn Harris ; edited and with an introduction by Shawn Stewart Ruff

Label
Go the way your blood beats : an anthology of lesbian and gay fiction by African-American writers
Title
Go the way your blood beats
Title remainder
an anthology of lesbian and gay fiction by African-American writers
Statement of responsibility
foreword by E. Lynn Harris ; edited and with an introduction by Shawn Stewart Ruff
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An anthology of gay and lesbian fiction by black writers. In Bennett Capers' The Truth of the Matter, a reporter realizes his true sexuality as he investigates a murder, while an excerpt from E. Lynn Harris' Invisible Life tackles the male bonding--spoken and unspoken--that goes on in fraternities
Summary
Thirty-two stories examine African American lesbian and gay identity
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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006370
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Ruff, Shawn Stewart
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True
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  • Gays' writings, American
  • American fiction
  • African American lesbians
  • African American gays
  • American fiction
  • Lesbians
  • Gay men
Target audience
adult
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an anthology of lesbian and gay fiction by African-American writers
Label
Go the way your blood beats : an anthology of lesbian and gay fiction by African-American writers, foreword by E. Lynn Harris ; edited and with an introduction by Shawn Stewart Ruff
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • To taste fire once more
  • Charles W. Harvey -- Ice castle
  • Becky Birtha
  • Near the end of the world
  • Bruce Morrow
  • The alternative
  • Amiri Baraka
  • The truth of the matter
  • Bennett Capers
  • Run, mourner, run
  • The women
  • Randall Kenan
  • There's a window
  • Sapphire
  • Smoke, lilies and jade
  • Richard Bruce Nugent -- The Statue of Liberty
  • John Edgar Wideman
  • The place of excrement
  • Samuel R. Delany
  • Bathesda of Sinners Run
  • Maude Irwin Owens
  • Gayl Jones
  • Man of all work
  • Richard Wright
  • The temple of my familiar
  • Alice Walker
  • Just friends
  • Brooke M. Stephens
  • Obi's story
  • Cary Alan Johnson
  • Asphalt
  • Carl Hancock Rux
  • The outing
  • Infants of the spring
  • Wallace Thurman
  • Dissimulations
  • Orian Hyde Weeks
  • The two
  • Gloria Naylor
  • Zami : a new spelling of my name
  • Audre Lorde
  • Afro Jew fro
  • Catherine E. McKinley
  • James Baldwin
  • Song of Solomon
  • Toni Morrison
  • Babylon
  • Max Gordon
  • A carnival jangle
  • Alice Dunbar Nelson
  • Just as I am
  • E. Lynn Harris
  • Undressing Lady J.
  • Artress Bethany White
  • Meredith's lie
  • Summertime, and the living is easy--
  • Reginald Shepherd
  • Epithalamion
  • Carolivia Herron
  • Shawn Stewart Ruff
  • What has been done to me
  • Jacqueline Woodson
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxix, 544 p.
Isbn
9780805044379
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
96004905
System control number
(OCoLC)34115490
Label
Go the way your blood beats : an anthology of lesbian and gay fiction by African-American writers, foreword by E. Lynn Harris ; edited and with an introduction by Shawn Stewart Ruff
Publication
Contents
  • To taste fire once more
  • Charles W. Harvey -- Ice castle
  • Becky Birtha
  • Near the end of the world
  • Bruce Morrow
  • The alternative
  • Amiri Baraka
  • The truth of the matter
  • Bennett Capers
  • Run, mourner, run
  • The women
  • Randall Kenan
  • There's a window
  • Sapphire
  • Smoke, lilies and jade
  • Richard Bruce Nugent -- The Statue of Liberty
  • John Edgar Wideman
  • The place of excrement
  • Samuel R. Delany
  • Bathesda of Sinners Run
  • Maude Irwin Owens
  • Gayl Jones
  • Man of all work
  • Richard Wright
  • The temple of my familiar
  • Alice Walker
  • Just friends
  • Brooke M. Stephens
  • Obi's story
  • Cary Alan Johnson
  • Asphalt
  • Carl Hancock Rux
  • The outing
  • Infants of the spring
  • Wallace Thurman
  • Dissimulations
  • Orian Hyde Weeks
  • The two
  • Gloria Naylor
  • Zami : a new spelling of my name
  • Audre Lorde
  • Afro Jew fro
  • Catherine E. McKinley
  • James Baldwin
  • Song of Solomon
  • Toni Morrison
  • Babylon
  • Max Gordon
  • A carnival jangle
  • Alice Dunbar Nelson
  • Just as I am
  • E. Lynn Harris
  • Undressing Lady J.
  • Artress Bethany White
  • Meredith's lie
  • Summertime, and the living is easy--
  • Reginald Shepherd
  • Epithalamion
  • Carolivia Herron
  • Shawn Stewart Ruff
  • What has been done to me
  • Jacqueline Woodson
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxix, 544 p.
Isbn
9780805044379
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
96004905
System control number
(OCoLC)34115490

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