The Resource Age ain't nothing but a number : Black women explore midlife, edited by Carleen Brice

Age ain't nothing but a number : Black women explore midlife, edited by Carleen Brice

Label
Age ain't nothing but a number : Black women explore midlife
Title
Age ain't nothing but a number
Title remainder
Black women explore midlife
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carleen Brice
Title variation
Age is nothing but a number : Black women explore midlife
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Forty black women share their views on aging, addressing such issues as relationships, health, spirituality, sex, and beauty
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS509.N4
LC item number
A35 2003
Literary form
mixed forms
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brice, Carleen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • African American middle-aged women
  • African American women
  • Middle-aged women
  • American literature
  • Middle-aged women
  • Middle age
  • Aging
  • Middle age
  • Aging
  • African American women
Label
Age ain't nothing but a number : Black women explore midlife, edited by Carleen Brice
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Who says an older woman shouldn't dance? / Gloria Wade-Gayles -- Age / Nikki Giovanni -- The affirmation / Patricia Raybon -- Journal (February 12, 1987) / Alice Walker -- Unlocking midlife / Jackie Warren-Moore -- Games / Jackie Warren-Moore -- What I learned on the way to getting old : don't tell your age and other lessons / Elyse Singleton -- Midlife blues / Carmen Turner -- How to fly into fifty (without a fear of flying) / S. Pearl Sharp -- The ball of a lifetime / Trudier Harris-Lopez -- In search of meaningful work / Jan Thomas -- Dreaming of crones / Carleen Brice -- New bones / Lucille Clifton -- Choosing longevity / Susan L. Taylor -- Maneuvering through menopause : a rite of passage / Marilyn Hughes Gaston and Gayle K. Porter. -- To my last period / Lucille Clifton -- Hair matters at midlife / Brenda J. Allen -- Am I ugly? / Terri Sutton -- Banyan trunk / Ada Nelribi -- From I left my back door open / April Sinclair -- Used / Rita Dove -- My cups used to runneth over / Diane Donaldson -- Middle-age UFO / Colleen McElroy -- From a day late and a dollar short / Terry McMillan -- Homegirl reunion / Joan Hopewell-Hartgens -- Letting go with love / Miriam Decosta-Willis -- From the women of Brewster Place / Gloria Naylor -- Babies??!! / Tina McElroy Ansa -- Adoption : a midlife love story / Sheila Stainback -- The pathway home / Stephanie Rose Bird -- The dance of life / Wuanda M. T. Walls -- Full circling / Elaine Lee -- In the heat of shadow / Jewelle Gomez -- Parents, wives, and womanhood : the lessons we never learned / Ta'shia Asanti Karade -- Age and sexuality / Maya Angelou -- Trust me / Pearl Cleage -- Gray pussy hair / Opal Palmer Adisa -- Safer sex (before and) after fifty / Gale Madyun -- Plum jelly in hot shiny jars / Akasha Gloria Hull -- It might as well be spring / Carleen Brice -- The company she keeps / Colleen McElroy -- From do-it-yourself rainbows / J. California Cooper
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 233 p.
Isbn
9780807028230
Lccn
2003001235
System control number
  • 2560091-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2560091
  • (Sirsi) o51543972
  • (OCoLC)51543972
Label
Age ain't nothing but a number : Black women explore midlife, edited by Carleen Brice
Link
Publication
Contents
Who says an older woman shouldn't dance? / Gloria Wade-Gayles -- Age / Nikki Giovanni -- The affirmation / Patricia Raybon -- Journal (February 12, 1987) / Alice Walker -- Unlocking midlife / Jackie Warren-Moore -- Games / Jackie Warren-Moore -- What I learned on the way to getting old : don't tell your age and other lessons / Elyse Singleton -- Midlife blues / Carmen Turner -- How to fly into fifty (without a fear of flying) / S. Pearl Sharp -- The ball of a lifetime / Trudier Harris-Lopez -- In search of meaningful work / Jan Thomas -- Dreaming of crones / Carleen Brice -- New bones / Lucille Clifton -- Choosing longevity / Susan L. Taylor -- Maneuvering through menopause : a rite of passage / Marilyn Hughes Gaston and Gayle K. Porter. -- To my last period / Lucille Clifton -- Hair matters at midlife / Brenda J. Allen -- Am I ugly? / Terri Sutton -- Banyan trunk / Ada Nelribi -- From I left my back door open / April Sinclair -- Used / Rita Dove -- My cups used to runneth over / Diane Donaldson -- Middle-age UFO / Colleen McElroy -- From a day late and a dollar short / Terry McMillan -- Homegirl reunion / Joan Hopewell-Hartgens -- Letting go with love / Miriam Decosta-Willis -- From the women of Brewster Place / Gloria Naylor -- Babies??!! / Tina McElroy Ansa -- Adoption : a midlife love story / Sheila Stainback -- The pathway home / Stephanie Rose Bird -- The dance of life / Wuanda M. T. Walls -- Full circling / Elaine Lee -- In the heat of shadow / Jewelle Gomez -- Parents, wives, and womanhood : the lessons we never learned / Ta'shia Asanti Karade -- Age and sexuality / Maya Angelou -- Trust me / Pearl Cleage -- Gray pussy hair / Opal Palmer Adisa -- Safer sex (before and) after fifty / Gale Madyun -- Plum jelly in hot shiny jars / Akasha Gloria Hull -- It might as well be spring / Carleen Brice -- The company she keeps / Colleen McElroy -- From do-it-yourself rainbows / J. California Cooper
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 233 p.
Isbn
9780807028230
Lccn
2003001235
System control number
  • 2560091-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2560091
  • (Sirsi) o51543972
  • (OCoLC)51543972

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