Waiting To Exhale

Author: Terry McMillan
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101210338
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The critically acclaimed novel about four women who learn how to carry on while leaning on each other from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of How Stella Got Her Groove Back and I Almost Forgot About You.

Walk The Rainbow

Author: Christine Johnson
Publisher: Sidomari Publishing
ISBN: 9780964225749
Size: 35.32 MB
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With lighthearted humor and deep sincerity, this blueprint for the success of African-American women offers a guide to taking charge and staying in charge of life.

Reel To Real

Author: bell hooks
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135070652
Size: 76.36 MB
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It does not matter that progressive black filmmakers and critics challenge
essentialist notions of black authenticity, even going so far as to rethink and
interrogate the notion of black film. These groups do not have access to the levels
of marketing and publicity that can repackage authentic blackness commodified
and sell it as the “real” thing. This was certainly the case with the marketing and
publicity for the film Waiting to Exhale. When Kevin Costner produced and starred
in the film ...

Film Soundtracks

Author: Source Wikipedia
Publisher: Booksllc.Net
ISBN: 9781230675169
Size: 52.12 MB
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Still Waiting To Exhale

Author: Jamila D. Smith
Size: 32.32 MB
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Abstract: This dissertation consists of a nine month, three-state ethnographic study on the intersectional effects of race, age, gender, and place in the lives of fourteen Black mothers and daughters, ages 15-65, who attempt to analyze and ...

Terry Mcmillan

Author: Paulette Richards
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313305047
Size: 30.15 MB
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The unprecedented commercial success of Waiting to Exhale awakened the
publishing and film industries to the lucrative market for stories that reflect the
lifestyles and concerns of middle-class African American women. From the
beginning of her career, McMillan had cultivated an intimate relationship with this
audience of her upwardly mobile sisters. In Waiting to Exhale, McMillan
cemented her bond with this core audience of African American women and
successfully attracted a ...

Black Professional Women In Recent American Fiction

Author: Carmen Rose Marshall
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 9780786481224
Size: 49.30 MB
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Terry McMillan, an internationally known popular fiction writer, created a
sensation in the publishing industry when her novel, Waiting to Exhale (1992),
remained on the New York Times Bestseller List for several months. It has sold
700,000 hard-cover and nearly 4 million paperback copies. Pocket Books bought
the paperback rights for $2.64 million, the second largest purchase of its kind in
publication history. In 1995, Twentieth Century-Fox paid $1 million for the screen
rights and ...