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Calling the Wind: Twentieth Century African-American Short Stories

by Clarence Major (Editor)

Other authors: James Baldwin (Contributor), Toni Cade Bambara (Contributor), Don Belton (Contributor), Hal Bennett (Contributor), Robert Boles (Contributor)53 more, Marita Bonner (Contributor), Arna Bontemps (Contributor), Cecil M. Brown (Contributor), Charles Chesnutt (Contributor), Cyrus Colter (Contributor), Samuel R. Delany (Contributor), Henry Dumas (Contributor), Paul Laurence Dunbar (Contributor), Larry Duplechan (Contributor), Junius Edwards (Contributor), Trey Ellis (Contributor), Ralph Ellison (Contributor), Percival Everett (Contributor), Jessie Fauset (Contributor), Rudolph Fisher (Contributor), Ernest J. Gaines (Contributor), Rosa Guy (Contributor), Chester Himes (Contributor), Langston Hughes (Contributor), Zora Neale Hurston (Contributor), Charles Johnson (Contributor), Gayl Jones (Contributor), LeRoi Jones (Contributor), William Melvin Kelley (Contributor), Jamaica Kincaid (Contributor), Nella Larsen (Contributor), Clarence Major (Contributor), Paule Marshall (Contributor), John McCluskey Jr (Contributor), Colleen J. McElroy (Contributor), Tina McElroy (Contributor), Claude McKay (Contributor), Reginald McKnight (Contributor), Terry McMillan (Contributor), James Alan McPherson (Contributor), Toni Morrison (Contributor), Gloria Naylor (Contributor), Diane Oliver (Contributor), Richard Perry (Contributor), Ann Petry (Contributor), Ann Allen Shockley (Contributor), Ellease Southerland (Contributor), John Stewart (Contributor), Jean Toomer (Contributor), Henry Van Dyke (Contributor), Alice Walker (Contributor), Dorothy West (Contributor), Edgar Nkosi White (Contributor), John Edgar Wideman (Contributor), John A. Williams (Contributor), Charles Stevenson Wright (Contributor), Richard Wright (Contributor), Al Young (Contributor)

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An anthology of twentieth-century African-American short stories written by Jean Toomer, Zora Neale Hurston, and more than fifty others, with biographical notes.
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Major, ClarenceEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Baldwin, JamesContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bambara, Toni CadeContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Belton, DonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bennett, HalContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Boles, RobertContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bonner, MaritaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bontemps, ArnaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Brown, Cecil M.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Chesnutt, CharlesContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Colter, CyrusContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Delany, Samuel R.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dumas, HenryContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dunbar, Paul LaurenceContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Duplechan, LarryContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Edwards, JuniusContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ellis, TreyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ellison, RalphContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Everett, PercivalContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Fauset, JessieContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Fisher, RudolphContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gaines, Ernest J.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Guy, RosaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Himes, ChesterContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hughes, LangstonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hurston, Zora NealeContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Johnson, CharlesContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Jones, GaylContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Jones, LeRoiContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kelley, William MelvinContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kincaid, JamaicaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Larsen, NellaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Major, ClarenceContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Marshall, PauleContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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McElroy, Colleen J.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Naylor, GloriaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Petry, AnnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Shockley, Ann AllenContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Stewart, JohnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Toomer, JeanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Van Dyke, HenryContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Walker, AliceContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
West, DorothyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
White, Edgar NkosiContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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An anthology of twentieth-century African-American short stories written by Jean Toomer, Zora Neale Hurston, and more than fifty others, with biographical notes.

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Contains:
  • The Goophered Grapevine / Charles Chesnutt
  • The Ingrate / Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • Mary Elizabeth / Jessie Fauset
  • Esther / Jean Toomer
  • The Hands: A Story / Marita Bonner
  • Sanctuary / Nella Larsen
  • Truant / Claude McKay
  • A Summer Tragedy / Arna Bontemps
  • Miss Cynthie / Rudolph Fisher
  • The Gilded Six-Bits / Zora Neale Hurston
  • Headwaiter / Chester Himes
  • Bright and Morning Star / Richard Wright
  • Jack in the Pot / Dorothy West
  • Flying Home / Ralph Ellison
  • Who's Passing for Who? / Langston Hughes
  • The Only Man on Liberty Street / William Melvin Kelley
  • Come Out the Wilderness / James Baldwin
  • Has Anybody Seen Miss Dora Dean? / Ann Petry
  • Mother Dear and Daddy / Junius Edwards
  • Blues for Pablo / John Stewart
  • Son in the Afternoon / John A. Williams
  • What's Your Problem? / Robert Boles
  • The Distributors / Henry Dumas
  • Wade / Rosa Guy
  • Key to the City / Diane Oliver
  • The Alternative / Leroi Jones and Amiri Baraka
  • To Da-Duh, In Memoriam / Paule Marshall
  • A New Day / Charles Wright
  • Night and the Loves of Joe Dicostanzo / Samuel R. Delaney
  • The Lookout / Cyrus Colter
  • A Long Day in November / Ernest J. Gaines
  • The Lesson / Toni Cade Bambara
  • The Story of a Scar / James Alan McPherson
  • Soldiers / Ellease Southerland
  • Roselily / Alice Walker
  • White Rat / Gayl Jones
  • Loimos / Edgar Nkose White
  • The Education of Mingo / Charles Johnson
  • Scat / Clarence Major
  • Now Is the Time / Cecil M. Brown
  • Damballah / John Edgar Wideman
  • Kiswana Browne / Gloria Naylor
  • "Recitatif" / Toni Morrison
  • Girl / Jamaica Kincaid
  • Chitterling / Henry Van Dyke
  • Jesus and Fat Tuesday / Colleen J. McElroy
  • The World of Rosie Polk / Ann Allen Shockley
  • Mali Is Very Dangerous / Reginald McKnight
  • Her Mother's Payers on Fire / Don Belton
  • Wings of the Dove / Hal Bennett
  • Zazoo / Larry Duplechan
  • Guess Who's Coming to Seder / Trey Ellis
  • Top of the Game / John McCluskey, Jr.
  • Going to Meet Aaron / Richard Perry
  • Willie Bea and Jaybird / Tina McElroy Ansa
  • Screen Memory / Michelle Cliff
  • Age Would Be That Does / Percival Everett
  • Going for the Moon / Al Young
  • Quilting on the Rebound / Terry McMillan
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