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Author Forsgren, La Donna L., author

Title In Search of Our Warrior Mothers : Women Dramatists of the Black Arts Movement / La Donna L. Forsgren
Published Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 2018
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Contents "Set your blackness free" : Barbara Ann Teer's art and activism -- "We black women" : Martie Evans-Charles and the spirits of Black womanhood -- "Armed prophet" : Sonia Sanchez and the weapon of words -- "Bring your wounded hearts" : J.E. Franklin and the art of liberation -- Epilogue. Let the search continue -- Appendix A. Chronology of Barbara Ann Teer -- Appendix B. Chronology of Martie Evans-Charles -- Appendix C. Chronology of Sonia Sanchez -- Appendix D. Chronology of J.E. Franklin
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Charles, Martie -- Criticism and interpretation.
Franklin, J. E. (Jennie Elizabeth), 1937- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Sanchez, Sonia, 1934- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Teer, Barbara Ann -- Criticism and interpretation.
American drama -- African American authors -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
American drama -- Women authors -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Black Arts movement.
Feminist theater.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0810136953 (electronic bk.)
9780810136953 (electronic bk.)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)