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Everyday Use

(1992)
A collection of stories by

 
 
A casebook devoted to tracing the derivation and elaborating the importance of quilting as a metaphr for the creative legacy inherited by black Americans from their material ancestors. This theme was first explored by Walker in her short story, Everyday Use, which was published in 1973 in her collection In Love and Troube: Stories of Black Women. The story is reprinted her along with other of her writing which bear on this theme and an interview which first appeared in 1975. Other contributors include Mary Helen Washington, Houston Baker and Elaine Showalter.

Genre: Literary Fiction

Used availability for Alice Walker's Everyday Use

Hardback Editions

June 1994 : USA Hardback
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Title: Everyday Use: Alice Walker (Women Writers Texts and Contexts)
Author(s): Barbara Christian
ISBN: 0-8135-2075-4 / 978-0-8135-2075-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
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Paperback Editions

June 1994 : USA Paperback
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Title: Everyday Use (Women Writers)
Author(s): Alice Walker, Barbara T Christian
ISBN: 0-8135-2076-2 / 978-0-8135-2076-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
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September 1992 : USA Paperback
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Title: Everyday Use (Tale Blazers)
Author(s): Alice Walker
ISBN: 1-56312-118-2 / 978-1-56312-118-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Perfection Learning
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Kindle Editions

June 1994 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Everyday Use (Women Writers)
Author(s): Alice Walker, Barbara T Christian, Barbara T Christian
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
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