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The Resource The man from Essence : creating a magazine for Black women, Edward Lewis ; with Audrey Edwards ; foreword by Camille O. Cosby

The man from Essence : creating a magazine for Black women, Edward Lewis ; with Audrey Edwards ; foreword by Camille O. Cosby

Label
The man from Essence : creating a magazine for Black women
Title
The man from Essence
Title remainder
creating a magazine for Black women
Statement of responsibility
Edward Lewis ; with Audrey Edwards ; foreword by Camille O. Cosby
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The co-founder of Essence magazine recounts how his early life in a violent South Bronx neighborhood and a strong family work ethic inspired him to create a magazine for black women and overcome the career challenges that followed
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, Edward
Dewey number
  • 070.5/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
Z473.L545
LC item number
A3 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Edwards, Audrey
  • Cosby, Camille O.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lewis, Edward
  • Publishers and publishing
  • African Americans
  • Essence
  • African American periodicals
  • Women's periodicals, American
Label
The man from Essence : creating a magazine for Black women, Edward Lewis ; with Audrey Edwards ; foreword by Camille O. Cosby
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The last man standing -- Getting started (1968-1970). The "godfather" calls a sit-down ; Four Black men and a magazine, baby ; Sapphire? Seriously? ; Show us the money -- Getting ready (1940-1968). 1314 Brook Avenue ; "Why are we so poor?" ; BMOC ; Flunking out -- Getting through (1970-1980). "Black man, do you love me?" ; Playboy in the house ; The reign came calling down ; R-E-S-P-E-C-T find out what it means to me ; Massacre on 30th Street ; Getting down ; Personal power, public position ; Crunching numbers and taking stock -- Getting over (1980-2005). Moving on ; Spirit rising ; A brand is born ; Serious as a heart attack ; Oh my! ; Cash is king, queen, jack-- and ace ; Of music festivals and magazine fortunes ; Time on our side ; Selling in
Control code
1565852
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
xxiii, 311 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781476703480
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1565852
  • (OCoLC)878945561
Label
The man from Essence : creating a magazine for Black women, Edward Lewis ; with Audrey Edwards ; foreword by Camille O. Cosby
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The last man standing -- Getting started (1968-1970). The "godfather" calls a sit-down ; Four Black men and a magazine, baby ; Sapphire? Seriously? ; Show us the money -- Getting ready (1940-1968). 1314 Brook Avenue ; "Why are we so poor?" ; BMOC ; Flunking out -- Getting through (1970-1980). "Black man, do you love me?" ; Playboy in the house ; The reign came calling down ; R-E-S-P-E-C-T find out what it means to me ; Massacre on 30th Street ; Getting down ; Personal power, public position ; Crunching numbers and taking stock -- Getting over (1980-2005). Moving on ; Spirit rising ; A brand is born ; Serious as a heart attack ; Oh my! ; Cash is king, queen, jack-- and ace ; Of music festivals and magazine fortunes ; Time on our side ; Selling in
Control code
1565852
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
xxiii, 311 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781476703480
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1565852
  • (OCoLC)878945561

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