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Noliwe Rooks

Fiction

Interviewed by: Margaret Smith

Catalog Number: 19970210

Noliwe Rooks discusses the politics of hair in her book HAIR RAISING: BEAUTY, CULTURE, AND AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN. She talks about her inspirations for the book, including her memories as a 13-year-old when her grandmother helped her with her hair.

| Interview Year: 1997 | Genre: Fiction |

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Kevin Rabas

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Kinsley, Kan.

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New Letters & BkMk Press Events at 2018 AWP Conference / Tampa Bookfair Booth 1048

Join us at AWP 2018 in Tampa, Florida, for three events: A tribute to Michelle Boisseau + book signings by Robert Stewart and Mia Leonin.

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.