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Lift every voice : a celebration of Black lives  Cover Image Book Book

Lift every voice : a celebration of Black lives / foreword, Oprah Winfrey ; introduction, Nikole Hannah-Jones.

Winfrey, Oprah, (writer of foreword.). Hannah-Jones, Nikole, (writer of introduction.). Hearst Books (Firm), (editor.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781950785810
  • ISBN: 1950785815
  • Physical Description: 256 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color portraits ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Hearst Home, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword / Oprah Winfrey -- Introduction / Nicole Hannah-Jones -- PERSEVERANCE. Rev. Amos Brown -- Clayborne Carson -- Claudette Colvin -- Betty Daniels Rosemond -- Harry Edwards -- Fred David Gray --Alice Green -- Opal Lee -- Betty Reid Soskin -- Barbara Smith -- George Starke Jr. -- Joyce Walker-Joseph -- CREATIVITY. Anna Bailey -- André De Shields -- Simon Estes -- Mary Jackson -- Patti Labelle -- Earl Thorpe -- Ben Vereen -- Dionne Warwick -- Bob Wesley -- Paula Whaley -- STRENGTH. James Barber -- Myrtis Dightman -- Skip Grant -- Lillian Greene-Chamberlain -- Louis Moore -- Robby Robinson -- Herman Williams -- INNOVATION. Joseph Anderson -- Guion "Guy" Bluford -- Melissa Freeman -- Gladys Jennings -- Vivian Pinn -- Herlda Senhouse -- Valerie L. Thomas -- Faye Wattleton -- INSPIRATION. Nina Bellamy -- Alvin Brooks -- George W. Burnette III -- Norman C. Francis -- Clarice Freeman -- Pearlie Harris -- Otis Johnson -- Dollie McLean -- Pearlie Newton -- Ruth Simmons -- Flora Wharton -- ELOQUENCE. Adrianne Baughns-Wallace -- Marie Brown -- Dorothy Butler Gilliam -- Barbara Rodgers -- Quincy Troupe -- Cecil William.
Summary, etc.:
Presenting interviews with more than fifty members of the oldest generation of Black Americans, including civil rights activists, hometown heroes, celebrities and many others, this testament to the strength and stories behind these individuals reveals their lives, experiences, and wisdom.
Subject: African Americans > Interviews.
African Americans > Portraits.
Older African Americans > Interviews.
Older African Americans > Portraits.
Noirs américains > Entretiens.
Noirs américains > Portraits.
Personnes âgées noires américaines > Entretiens.
Personnes âgées noires américaines > Portraits.
Genre: Interview
Portrait
Biography
Anecdotes
interviews.
portraits.
Interviews.
Portraits.
Biographies.
Anecdotes.
Interviews.
Portraits.
Biographies.
Anecdotes.

Available copies

  • 2 of 4 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 2 of 4 copies available at Bridgeport Public Library.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 4 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newfield Branch - Bridgeport 305.896 LIFT (Text) 34000149024812 Adult Lease In process -
Newfield Branch - Bridgeport 305.896 LIFT (Text) 34000149024820 Adult Lease In process -
Newfield Branch - Bridgeport 305.896 LIFT (Text) 34000151343225 Adult New Nonfiction Available -
North Branch - Bridgeport 305.896 LIFT (Text) 34000151345121 Adult New Nonfiction Available -

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