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Title
Yolanda Barnes interview, 2005
Creator
Barnes, Yolanda, 1959-
Contributor
Martinson, Connie
Date Created and/or Issued
2005
Publication Information
The Drucker Institute
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
Connie Martinson Talks Books
Rights Information
All rights are retained by The Drucker Institute. For permission to use this item, contact The Drucker Institute, http://www.thedruckerinstitute.com
Description
Yolanda Barnes discusses her novel, “When It Burned to the Ground.” She begins by explaining her book is about a street preacher who lives in a bad neighborhood. She discusses the overall themes in the book of downfall and decay. She talks about getting her works published in magazines and writing sections of her book in poetry. Martinson asks Barnes to read a passage in the book about a girl whose mother is dying. She ends the interview by talking about how she is a professor and teaches a comparative literature class.
Type
moving image
Format
video/f4v
00:14:15
Identifier
http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/cmt/id/1076
Language
English
Subject
African American women - Fiction
Los Angeles (Calif.) - Fiction
Source
Betacam tape: Excerpt of show with Martinson interviewing Peter Spiegelman before the break and Yolanda Barnes after. Date on case front cover: 8/1/05. Date on tape: 8/1/05.
Relation
Connie Martinson Talks Books - http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/col/cmt

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