Cover of: Colored Contradictions | Harry Elam Read Online

Colored Contradictions by Harry Elam

  • 597 Want to read
  • ·
  • 80 Currently reading

Published by Rebound by Sagebrush .
Written in English


  • American,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • American - African-American,
  • Plays / Drama,
  • 20th century,
  • African American authors,
  • African Americans,
  • American drama,
  • Drama,
  • Plays

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9550088M
ISBN 100613025091
ISBN 109780613025096

Download Colored Contradictions


  The Paperback of the Colored Contradictions: An Anthology of Contemporary African-American Plays by Harry J. Elam Jr. at Barnes & : Harry J. Elam Jr.   Colored Contradictions represents a significant editorial event for the field of African-American drama. This highly anticipated and critically necessary compilation of African-American voices performing on contemporary American stages provides general and scholarly readers with an exceptional editorial narrative of late eighties, early nineties artistic and historical revisionism. Get this from a library! Colored contradictions: an anthology of contemporary African-American plays. [Harry Justin Elam; Robert Alexander, (Playwright);]. Search Tips. Phrase Searching You can use double quotes to search for a series of words in a particular order. For example, "World war II" (with quotes) will give more precise results than World war II (without quotes). Wildcard Searching If you want to search for multiple variations of a word, you can substitute a special symbol (called a "wildcard") for one or more letters.

In Full Color has its' good parts, but I am not convinced they outweigh the bad and the ugly. I originally gave this book 5 stars because the intro and first chapter were excellent, but later I changed the rating to three stars. Unfortunately, as I continued, I started to get annoyed by Dolezal's incessant whining, complaining, and drama/5(). With In Full Color, Rachel Doležal describes the path that led her from being a child of white evangelical parents to an NAACP chapter president and respected educator and activist who identifies as Black. Along the way, she recounts the deep emotional bond she formed with her four adopted Black siblings, the sense of belonging she felt while /5().   My power is in my madness, and my colored contradictions. A few months ago I had the pleasure of being cast in George C. Wolfe's classic play, "The Colored Museum" at the oldest African American Cultural Arts Institution in the country (much love to The Mu!).Each of the 11 vignettes spoke to me in a different way and for different reasons. - Explore skolbird's board "Contrasts and Contradictions" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Notice and note, Children's picture books and Childrens books pins.

This is an perfect book for addressing the charge skeptics often bring that the Bible is self-contradictory. It has entire chapters dedicated to examining certain problems (like multiple creation stories in Genesis); it also has a section that handles dozens of smaller "contradictions", showing how with just a little common sense and knowledge of ancient customs, we can see that most of the 5/5(6).   The Contradictions in How We Explain Colors models to explain colors — and soon the contradictions appear. that make red more important than orange or red-orange or any other color.   "The contradictions between the Book of Mormon and the Bible constitute a most serious obstacle to accepting the Book of Mormon as Latter-day scripture supplemental to the Bible." 1. The Book of Mormon teaches that little children are not capable of sin because they do not have a sinful nature (Moroni ). “The book reads more like a conversation than a set of essays — one that she and many other people of color are sick of having In the essay collection, Robinson wades through the fascination white people have with how people of color, and specifically black women, present their bodies. She confronts critical subjects like the historical.