TITLE

Reading Bambara's `Raymond's Run'

AUTHOR(S)
Gidley, Mick
PUB. DATE
September 1990
SOURCE
English Language Notes;Sep90, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Analyzes Toni Cade Bambara's book `Raymond's Run.' Narratives on the character, Hazel Elizabeth Deborah Parker or Squeaky; Link with character, Raymond's life; Sceneries.
ACCESSION #
9605072991

 

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