IC3 : the Penguin book of new black writing in Britain / edited by Courttia Newland and Kadija Sesay

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Subjects: English literature--20th century
English literature--Black authors
Blacks--Great Britain--Literary collections
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: London : Hamish Hamilton, 2000
LC Classification: P, PR
Table of Contents: Introduction / Courttia Newland
Introduction / Kadija Sesay
Soho Lunch 3
The Boy Who Draws Buildings / Faustin Charles 4
Carnival Boy / David Dabydeen 5
Fear of Knowledge / Amryl Johnson 7
Refuelling / Valerie Bloom 9
Passage Home / John Lyons 12
Tottenham / Merle Collins 15
The Nature of Things / Veronique Tadjo 17
Pay Homage / Fowokan George Kelly 19
My Body, the Landscape / Jean Buffong 22
'Caged ...'/Indifference / P. Vincent Magombe 24
Voices on the Wind / Jane Grell 27
Age / Linda Bellos 30
The Colour of Silence / Joan Anim-Addo 36
Choosing the Stick They Beat You With / Labi Siffre 43
Lifelong Learning / Morgan Dalphinis 51
African Women in Britain / Rosaline Nwagboso 60
The Three Cs / Floella Benjamin 68
Sunday Morning Blues / Ferdinand Dennis 76
Images of Exile / Veronique Tadjo 85
The Train to Walthamstow / Patrick Wilmot 92
Born For You / Vernella Fuller 98
Seminar on the Frank Worrell Roundabout, Barbados / E. A. Markham 105
The Black Section of the Labour Party / Ben Bousquet 113
Is Beauty in the Eye of the Beholder? / Becky Ayebia Clarke 116
History / Linda Bellos 120
On Being Half a Hundred Years Old / Bonnie Greer 122
To be or not to be British? / Buchi Emecheta 124
Grandmother's Last Will and Testament / E. A. Markham 126
Who's Afraid of Notting Hill? / Margaret Busby 133
Xaymaca / Heather Imani 139
The One Minutes of Silence / Benjamin Zephaniah 141
I Don't Do / Joy Russell 144
The Waitress and the Nights of the Round Table / Lemn Sissay 147
The Excoriation / Patience Agbabi 150
The Way We Were / Maureen Roberts 152
Of Love and Settling/The Flood / Marie Guise Williams 156
Maybelline Ruby Ice/Stakis Hotel / Vanessa Richards 159
Heart of Exile: Looking for Kwaku / Bernardine Evaristo 161
Brain Drain / Panya Banjoko 163
Llandovery Mountain / Judith Bryan 167
An Urban Lynching / Cyril Husbands 169
c. 1950 Bubble 'n' Squeak/c. 1967 Sweet Potato 'n' Callaloo / Dorothea Smartt 171
Piano 4 p.m / Jackie Kay 173
If I woz a Tap-Natch Poet / Linton Kwesi Johnson 175
Cricket, Lovely Cricket: London sw16 to Guyana and Back / Colin Babb 180
Afrikan Holistic Theatre: Towards a Cultural Revolution / Amani Naphtali 186
Reclaiming Home / Yvonne St. Hill 192
The Proliferation of African Businesses in the UK: Will Africans be the New Asians of UK Business? / Ola Opesan 197
Colouring the Face of British Film and Television / Treva Etienne 207
Sister Girl / Ray Shell 217
The Day Before That One, Too / Ronnie McGrath 222
Uncle Pete / Maureen Roberts 225
Train Games / Brenda Emmanus 229
Scary / Catherine R. Johnson 234
MOT Time / Hope Massiah 239
Becoming Abigail / Chris Abani 247
The Child Has Come Home / Joanna Traynor 255
Hey, English! / Judith Lewis 259
A Brixton Tale / Henry Bonsu 263
Fragmentation / Stella Ahmadou 266
Rude Boyz Don't Win / Heather Imani 268
Memories of Millfield / Sefi Atta 272
Train / Susan Yearwood 275
Nine Nights / Ionie Richards 277
Lady-in-Waiting / Deborah Vaughan 280
Said the Moose / Uju Asika 285
Clipped and Caged / Salena 'Saliva' Godden 287
Ambrosia (Fodder of the Gods)/Gluttony (One of Seven Deadly Sins) / Cynthia Hamilton 289
The Same Ol' / Nolan Weekes 292
For Clara / Malika Booker 295
Would You ...?/The Sea / Asha Banjoko 298
Twenty-One Tears for Years / Koye Oyedeji 300
April / Denrele Ogunwa 303
Slaughterhouse / Charmion Togba 305
The Diva / Leoni Atkins 307
Unforgotten Promise/Reflections of Hate/A Caribbean Sojourn / Raymond Enisuoh 309
Mrs. Platonic / Natalie Stewart 312
Question to MOBO (97)/Schizoid Zoo / R. Akutu 314
Eyesee3 (IC3) / Blackmale 316
Paris Romance / R. A. Samuel 322
YOU-And-me./Fragments / Gemma Weekes 324
On being asked to write a poem about the murder of Ibrahim Sey / Roger Robinson 327
Divided We Fall? / Gemma Weekes 330
Father of Freeform: Joe Harriott, Man and Music. A Persona Take / Kevin Le Gendre 337
Enter the Professionals / Mahlete-Tsige Getachew 345
They Think We Don't Care / Andrea Enisuoh 349
Home: The Place Where You Belong (Memoirs of a Modern-Day Slave) / Koye Oyedeji 355
T e Headmas ers Off ce / Allister Harry 362
It's a Hard-Knock Life / Uchenna Izundu 369
The Boy / Akinwale Oladimeji 376
Journey Home / Diana Omo Evans 380
Deeper Than Colour / Ijeoma Inyama 386
The Holiday / Andrea Enisuoh 393
Counting Fruit / R. Akutu 400
Black Narcissus / Leone Ross 409
To Be or Not To Be Black British / Kechi Nwajiaku 414
Memories of Stillness / Sol B. River 417
Two-Tone Chameleon / Uju Asika 420
You Just Have to Get on with It / Evelyn Gooding 422
Run Reverend Run / Michael Hamilton 425
Living to be Me: Teenage Reflections / Rafiel Sunmonu 429
What I Found amongst the Ruins / J. J. Amaworo-Wilson 432
The End 436
Biographical Notes 439
Additional Authors: George, Kadija
Newland, Courttia
Notes: ISBN: 0241140749
Physical Description: 460 p. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 43540788
ISBN/ISSN: 0241140749

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