The Resource We Jews and Blacks : memoir with poems, Willis Barnstone

We Jews and Blacks : memoir with poems, Willis Barnstone

Label
We Jews and Blacks : memoir with poems
Title
We Jews and Blacks
Title remainder
memoir with poems
Statement of responsibility
Willis Barnstone
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Willis Barnstone's third book of memoirs begins with his childhood and ends with his brother's death in 1987. A central theme is labels - names, ethnicities, all distinctions that cause suspicion, anger, and destruction. Barnstone speaks as a Jew who has from early in his life shared parallel experiences with African Americans. He dwells on his own experience of "passing", already present in the name Barnstone, a name changed before his birth to conceal - or not to advertise - that he was a Jew, which might affect admission to private schools and college, his integration into society, and his
Action
digitized
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
  • 811/.54
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3552.A722
LC item number
Z478 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
We Jews and Blacks : memoir with poems, Willis Barnstone
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-231) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm62697564
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 241 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253110220
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21932037
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62697564
  • pebcs025311022X
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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