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Summary:A discussion dealing with the criticism by black men that black women writers have achieved their success by focusing criticism on black males. The assembled panel argue that this criticism reflects the men's poor self-image. Originally broadcast as a segment of the television program Donahue in 1989.
Contributor:Donahue, Phil
Walker, Alice 1944-
Wallace, Michelle 1950-
Shange, Ntozake
Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944-
Angelou, Maya
Provider:Multimedia Entertainment (Firm)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Place of origin – Settlement:Princeton
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects:African American women authors
African American men -- Ethnic identity
African American authors
Women authors, American
Genre:Television panel discussions
Credits:Phil Donahue, Alice Walker, Michelle Wallace, Ntozake Shange, Angela Davis, Maya Angelou.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Literature, Print Culture
Women's Studies
Films@UM Browse terms:Literature, Print Culture
Women's Studies
Gender Studies
African American Studies
Collection:Films@UM
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