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us: Bambara, Toni Cade

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    • us: Cade, Toni
  • Additional Information

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    • Birth Place

        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Philadelphia (Pa.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Queens College (New York, N.Y.)
        • Organization: (naf) College of the City of New York (1926-1961). City College
        • Organization: (naf) Livingston College
    • Gender

    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Novelists
          (lcsh) Political activists
            (lcsh) Feminists
              (lcsh) College teachers
          • Sources

            • found: Tales and stories for black folks, 1971.
            • found: The Black woman, 1970: t.p. (Toni Cade)
            • found: Those bones are not my child, 1999: galley (d. 1995)
            • found: Black Women in America, Second Edition, accessed via The Oxford African American Studies Center online database, July 27, 2014: (Bambara, Toni Cade; Miltona Mirkin Cade; fiction writer, political activist, black feminist; born 25 March 1939 in New York, New York, United States; depicted the black urban experience; BA in Theater Arts and English from Queens College (1959); won the John Golden Award for Fiction (1959), and the Long Island Star's Pauper Press award for nonfiction; social worker for the Harlem Welfare Center (1959-1960); taught at City College of New York; served as director and adviser for the Theater of the Black Experience; taught in the English department at Livingston College in New Jersey (1969-1970); founding member and officer of the Conference Committee on Black South Literature and Art; associate for the Institute of the Black World; died 09 December 1995 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States)
          • LC Classification

            • PS3552.A473
          • Change Notes

            • 1979-08-03: new
            • 2015-03-10: revised
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