Still I Rise: The Persistence of Phenomenal Women

Still I Rise: The Persistence of Phenomenal Women

by Marlene Wagman-Geller

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ISBN-13: 9781633535961
Publisher: Mango Media
Publication date: 05/16/2017
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 235,539
Product dimensions: 4.90(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Marlene Wagman-Geller received her B.A. from York University and her teaching credentials from the University of Toronto and San Diego State University. Currently she teaches high school English in National City, California. Reviews from her first three books (Penguin/Perigree) have appeared in the New York Times and the Associated Press article was picked up in dozens of newspapers such as the Denver Post, the Huffington Post, and the San Diego Tribune.

Table of Contents

Foreword 13

Prologue: Hell, I'm Still Here 17

Chapter 1 The Worst of Times (1761) 27

Chapter 2 It is Warm (1880) 37

Chapter 3 The Stepping Stone (1891) 47

Chapter 4 Steel Gardenia (1895) 57

Chapter 5 "Where Your Treasure Is…"(1903) 67

Chapter 6 The Black Sky (1910) 77

Chapter 7 This Little Light of Mine (1917) 87

Chapter 8 Phenomenal Woman (1928) 97

Chapter 9 Dance All Night (1928) 107

Chapter 10 Can We Talk?(1933) 117

Chapter 11 Under the Bus (1939) 127

Chapter 12 No Color (1940) 137

Chapter 13 The Female David (1945) 147

Chapter 14 A Miracle Worker (1946) 157

Chapter 15 My Mother's Daughter (1952) 167

Chapter 16 My Beloved World (1954) 177

Chapter 17 The Force (1956) 187

Chapter 18 The Boomerang (1959) 197

Chapter 19 The Glass Castle (1960) 209

Chapter 20 The Light (1965) 219

Chapter 21 Unbroken (1967) 229

Chapter 22 Hooah! (1963) 239

Chapter 23 A Butterfly (1981) 249

Chapter 24 Sin and Salvation (1982) 259

Chapter 25 The Best Revenge (1989) 269

Epilogue 278

Acknowledgements 281

Bibliography 284

About The Author 323

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