ERIC Number: EJ374494
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Alice Childress: A Pioneering Spirit.
Sage: A Scholarly Journal on Black Women, v4 n1 p66-68 Spr 1987
Interview with Alice Childress (born 1920), an actress, playwright, novelist, editor, and lecturer. Her "Gold through the Forest" (1952) was the first play by a Black woman to be produced professionally on the American stage. Her latest play, "Moms," was produced in New York City in 1987. (BJV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Opinion Papers
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Note: Special issue on "Artists and Artisans."