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The Resource Letter to Jimmy : (on the twentieth anniversary of your death), Alain Mabanckou ; translated by Sara Meli Ansari

Letter to Jimmy : (on the twentieth anniversary of your death), Alain Mabanckou ; translated by Sara Meli Ansari

Label
Letter to Jimmy : (on the twentieth anniversary of your death)
Title
Letter to Jimmy
Title remainder
(on the twentieth anniversary of your death)
Statement of responsibility
Alain Mabanckou ; translated by Sara Meli Ansari
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Letter to Jimmy is African writer Alain Mabanckou's ode to his literary hero and an effort to place Baldwin's life in context within the greater African diaspora
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mabanckou, Alain
Dewey number
818/.5409
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French. Originally published as: Lettre à Jimmy, in 2007
LC call number
PS3552.A45
LC item number
Z7813 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ansari, Sara Meli
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baldwin, James
  • African Americans in literature
Target audience
adult
Label
Letter to Jimmy : (on the twentieth anniversary of your death), Alain Mabanckou ; translated by Sara Meli Ansari
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 41
  • 4
  • Destruction of idols: from Uncle Tom's Cabin to Native Son
  • 51
  • 5
  • black, bastard, gay and a writer
  • 71
  • 6
  • between the black American and the African: misunderstanding
  • 83
  • 1
  • 7
  • Years of fire
  • 95
  • 8
  • on black anti-semitism
  • 107
  • 9
  • Ghost of Saint-Paul-de-Vence
  • 125
  • 10
  • a brave mother, and a father who did not love himself
  • on the need to read or reread you today
  • 139
  • 1
  • 2
  • Harlem schoolboy and the Bible
  • 27
  • 3
  • in the footsteps of Professor Wright
Control code
ocn881318173
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
viii, 168 pages
Isbn
9781593766016
Lccn
2014022425
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
B B193M ; XX-AB ; LAP ; A14BP131.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 881318173
  • (OCoLC)881318173
Label
Letter to Jimmy : (on the twentieth anniversary of your death), Alain Mabanckou ; translated by Sara Meli Ansari
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 41
  • 4
  • Destruction of idols: from Uncle Tom's Cabin to Native Son
  • 51
  • 5
  • black, bastard, gay and a writer
  • 71
  • 6
  • between the black American and the African: misunderstanding
  • 83
  • 1
  • 7
  • Years of fire
  • 95
  • 8
  • on black anti-semitism
  • 107
  • 9
  • Ghost of Saint-Paul-de-Vence
  • 125
  • 10
  • a brave mother, and a father who did not love himself
  • on the need to read or reread you today
  • 139
  • 1
  • 2
  • Harlem schoolboy and the Bible
  • 27
  • 3
  • in the footsteps of Professor Wright
Control code
ocn881318173
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
viii, 168 pages
Isbn
9781593766016
Lccn
2014022425
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
B B193M ; XX-AB ; LAP ; A14BP131.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 881318173
  • (OCoLC)881318173

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