The Time Of Our Singing

Author: Richard Powers
Editor: Macmillan
ISBN: 0312422180
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Follows the marriage of David Strom, a German Jewish emigre scientist, and Della Daley, an African American singer, as they, along with their extraordinarily gifted children, struggle to overcome the racial injustices of the 1960s.
The Time of Our Singing
Language: en
Pages: 640
Authors: Richard Powers
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Macmillan

Follows the marriage of David Strom, a German Jewish emigre scientist, and Della Daley, an African American singer, as they, along with their extraordinarily gifted children, struggle to overcome the racial injustices of the 1960s.
The Time of Our Singing
Language: en
Pages: 640
Authors: Richard Powers
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-01-01 - Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A magnificent, multifaceted novel about a supremely gifted -- and divided -- family, set against the backdrop of postwar America On Easter day, 1939, at Marian Anderson's epochal concert on the Washington Mall, David Strom, a German Jewish émigré scientist, meets Delia Daley, a young Philadelphia Negro studying to be
The Time of the City
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Michael J Shapiro
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-17 - Publisher: Routledge

Engaging with critical theory, poststructuralist perspectives, cultural studies, film theory and urban studies, the book provides stunning insights into the micropolitics of ethnicity, identity, security, subjectivity and sovereignty.
The Overstory
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Richard Powers
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-05 - Publisher: Random House

· · · SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2018 · · · ‘Autumn makes me think of leaves, which makes me think of trees, which makes me think of The Overstory, the best novel ever written about trees, and really, just one of the best novels, period.’ - Ann
A New Literary History of America
Language: en
Pages: 1128
Authors: Greil Marcus, Werner Sollors
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-07 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Traces the dynamic expression of the American experience and how the nation's sense of identity offers alternate perspectives into history, in an anthology that also explores modern cultural creations in a range of disciplines.