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Ridin' the moon in Texas : word paintings / Ntozake Shange.

Author/Creator:
Shange, Ntozake.
Edition:
First edition
Publication:
New York : St. Martin's Press, [1987].
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, [1], 81, [1] pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Subjects:
African Americans -- Poetry.
Art, Black -- Poetry.
African American women artists -- Poetry.
Form/Genre:
American poetry -- Women authors -- 21st century.
American poetry -- African American authors.
Painting, Modern -- 20th century.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Summary:
Poems based on paintings by Laura Caghan, Patricia Ollison Jerrols, Arturo Lindsay, Howardena Pindell, Anita Steckel, Houston Conwill, Linda Graetz, Ntozake Shange, Donna Henes, Candace Hill-Montgomery, Martin Puryear, Wopo Holup, Patrice Viles, Robert Mapplethorpe, and Jules T. Allen.
Notes:
Title page printed in blue.
"Design by Andy Carpenter."
Collection of prose and poetry based on the work of visual artists.
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copies 1 & 2 have dustjacket retained.
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copies 1 & 2)
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1987
Contributor:
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0312889291 (hbk.) :
9780312889296 (hbk.)
0312022735
9780312022730
OCLC:
14586056
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