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For colored girls who have considered suicide, when the rainbow is enuf: a choreopoem

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From its inception in 1974 to its critical success on Broadway, this work has excited and inspired audiences all over the country. Passionate and fearless, Shange's words reveal what it means to be of color and female in the 20th century. Here is the complete text, with stage directions, of a groundbreaking dramatic prose poem.
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9781451624205
9780329836870
9781439186817
9780684843261
9780026098403
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Grouping Title for colored girls who have considered suicide when the rainbow is enuf a choreopoem
Grouping Author shange ntozake
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-08-16 23:19:17PM
Last Indexed 2019-08-21 00:47:54AM

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subject_facet African American women -- Poetry
title_display For colored girls who have considered suicide, when the rainbow is enuf : a choreopoem
title_full For colored girls who have considered suicide, when the rainbow is enuf : a choreopoem / Ntozake Shange, For colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf : a choreopoem / Ntozake Shange
title_short For colored girls who have considered suicide, when the rainbow is enuf :
title_sub a choreopoem
topic_facet African American women, Poetry