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Johnson, Fenton

Works: 8 works in 47 publications in 2 languages and 2,483 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  Frame stories  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Amateur films  Folklore  Ethnographic films 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PS3560.O3766, 813.54
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Publications about Fenton Johnson
Publications by Fenton Johnson
Most widely held works about Fenton Johnson
Most widely held works by Fenton Johnson
Scissors, paper, rock by Fenton Johnson( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
For nearly two centuries, the Hardins have considered Strang Knob - a community tucked into a westward-flung finger of the Appalachians - the center of their universe. On a day "when the clouds began to spit snow" Raphael's father, Tom Hardin, set mink traps with his bride-to-be, Rose Ella, and touched something in her heart forever by plunging into a flooded river to save a drowning dog. Throughout the raising of seven children, Rose Ella and Tom's love became a slipknot; the harder they strained at it, the tighter it bound them one to another
Crossing the river : a novel by Fenton Johnson( Book )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
I Just Wanted to be Somebody ( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Newsreels, commercials, and home movies are used to study the life and influence of Anita Bryant
The man who loved birds : a novel by Fenton Johnson( Book )
4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
La Ofrenda : the Days of the Dead ( visu )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Documents Mexican and Mexican American observances of Los Días de Muertos. Emphasizes the enduring meaningfulness of practices and beliefs regarding death which appear pre-Columbian in origin
Geography of the heart : a memoir by Fenton Johnson( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and German and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The author presents a memoir of love, coming of age, illness, and tragic loss in the era of the AIDS epidemic as he interweaves his own story with that of his lover, Larry Rose
Alternative Names
Fenton Johnson American novelist
Fenton Johnson Amerikaans romanschrijver
English (46)
German (1)
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