Look out, Whitey! Black power"s gon" get your mama! by Julius Lester

Cover of: Look out, Whitey! | Julius Lester

Published by Dial Press in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • African Americans.,
  • United States -- Race relations.

Book details

Classifications
LC ClassificationsE185.615 .L475
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 152 p.
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17758275M

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Black Power’s Gon’ Get Your Mama. (Dial, ), which he characterized as the “first book about the black power movement by someone inside the black power movement ”.

Conversion to Judaism [ edit ]. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Lester, Julius. Look out, Whitey!. New York: Dial Press, (DLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource. His books for adults included Look Out, Whitey!: Black Power's Gon' Get Your Mama, Revolutionary Notes, All Is Well, Lovesong: Becoming a Jew, and The Autobiography of God.

His children's books included To Be a Slave, Sam and the Tigers, and Day of Tears: A Novel in Dialogue, which won the American Library Association's Coretta Scott King Award 3/5(4).

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(Dial, ), which he characterized as the “first book about the black power movement by. His books for adults included Look Out, Whitey!: Black Power's Gon' Get Your Mama, Revolutionary Notes, All Is Well, Lovesong: Becoming a Jew, and The Autobiography of God. His children's books included To Be a Slave, Sam and the Tigers, and Day of Tears: A Novel in Dialogue, which won the American Library Association's Coretta Scott King Award 4/5(1).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lester, Julius. Look out, Whitey. New York, Dial Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors. Julius Lester. Julius Lester is the author of more than twenty works of fiction and nonfiction, including the bestselling Look Out, Whitey.

Black Power's Gon' Get Your Mama and Do Lord Remember Me. The recipient of numerous awards, Lester has written for the New York Times, the Boston Globe, and the New Republic. From ghosts to Bigfoot sightings, paranormal topics and urban legends captivate even the most reluctant of readers.

With clear text and simple graphics, this series safely introduces children to mysterious topics and invites them to investigate the things that might make their world just a. When I first discovered Look Out, Whitey. in the mids, the title alone knocked me out. It was a decade of increasingly intense political correctness, and this raw and direct communication was a lightning bolt.

Yet while Look Out, Whitey. (24) has the much cooler title, Revolutionary Notes (25) has a more interesting cover.

The Definitive Black Power Aural Document As the 'soundtrack' to the acclaimed pg hardcover book on Fantagraphics, _Listen, Whitey!_ captures an era when revolutionaries were pop culture icons.

In this unique cross-cultural overview Bob Dylan's single "George Jackson" (never before reissued) sits alongside Gil Scott-Heron, John & Yoko, and The. His books for adults included Look Out, Whitey!: Black Power's Gon' Get Your Mama, Revolutionary Notes, All Is Well, Lovesong: Becoming a Jew, and The Autobiography of God.

His children's books included To Be a Slave, Sam and the Tigers, and Day of Tears: A Novel in Dialogue, which won the American Library Association's Coretta Scott King Award 4/5(9).

In New York City Lester was encouraged to embark upon a publishing career when the editor of his book Look out, Whitey. Black Power's Gon' Get Your Mama was impressed with his writing.

As Lester explained to Something about the Author, "She asked if I had ever thought about writing children's books. I had not. she asked if I would like to meet. I shall furnish some direct print illustrations in class from ACLU and ACLJ.

Such as these will provoke cynical disdain from Fiorina, and me, too; to arms, to arms, there is a cultural war to lose, and a world to win.

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Back in the late 60's, early 70's, when I was in jr/sr high school, I read books, sold at the book fairs in our library, such titles as "Look out Whitey: Black Power's Gonna Get Your Mama;" "Black Like Me," a "biography" by a white man who had his skin colored from within and later died of the consequences, but not before writing of his experience--which turned out to be.

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