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Author Hinton, KaaVonia, 1973-

Title Angela Johnson : poetic prose / KaaVonia Hinton.

Publication Info. Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, [2006]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 United Township HS SD 30 Stacks - UTSG-6  813.54 JOH (HIN)    AVAILABLE
Description xv, 107 pages ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Scarecrow studies in young adult literature ; no. 23
Scarecrow studies in young adult literature ; no. 23.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 95-101) and index.
Summary "Angela Johnson: Poetic Prose provides a complete overview of the author's career, introducing her work and illuminating its nuances through research, interviews, and correspondence. The initial chapter offers insight into her life - including the early years - and the remaining chapters present a detailed literary analysis of each work, emphasizing the cultural insights and connections to African American literary history, as well as summations of published criticism. A chronology, bibliography, and index round out this resource for professors, scholars, and students of children's and young adult literature."--BOOK JACKET.
Subject Johnson, Angela, 1961-
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
African American authors -- Biography.
ISBN 0810850923 hardcover alkaline paper
9780810850927 hardcover alkaline paper

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