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The Resource Passing

Passing

Label
Passing
Title
Passing
Statement of responsibility
by Nella Larsen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First published in 1929, Passing is a remarkable exploration of the shifting racial and sexual boundaries in America. Larsen, a premier writer of the Harlem Renaissance, captures the rewards and dangers faced by two negro women who pass for white in a deeply segregated world
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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121648
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Larsen, Nella
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Race relations
  • Middle class women
  • Married women
  • Passing (Identity)
  • Prejudice
  • Change (Psychology)
  • Jealousy
  • Husband and wife
  • Interracial marriage
  • Secrets
  • Risk-taking in women
  • Loneliness in women
  • Love triangles
  • Harlem, New York City
  • New York City
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Passing
Instantiates
Publication
Extent
215 p. ;
Isbn
9781466399587
Isbn Type
: PAP
Label
Passing
Publication
Extent
215 p. ;
Isbn
9781466399587
Isbn Type
: PAP

Library Locations

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      85 Literary Lane, Newnan, GA, 30265, US
      33.38561 -84.669793

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