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I"m Black when I"m singing, I"m blue when I ain"t and other plays

Sonia Sanchez

I"m Black when I"m singing, I"m blue when I ain"t and other plays

by Sonia Sanchez

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Published by Duke University Press in Durham, NC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American women dramatists,
  • American drama -- African American authors,
  • American drama -- Women authors,
  • Black Arts movement,
  • American drama -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementSonia Sanchez ; edited and with an introduction by Jacqueline Wood.
    ContributionsWood, Jacqueline, 1952-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3569.A468 I445 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24110774M
    ISBN 109780822347576, 9780822347781
    LC Control Number2010009124

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I"m Black when I"m singing, I"m blue when I ain"t and other plays by Sonia Sanchez Download PDF EPUB FB2

The previously unpublished plays include I’m Black When I’m Singing, I’m Blue When I Ain’t, which focuses on a black female musician who is fractured into multiple personalities that reflect the oppression of race, color, class, and sex, and 2x2, which is about how succeeding generations reflect on issues that continue to plague the black community.5/5(2).

I'm Black When I'm Singing, I'm Blue When I Ain't: And Other Plays by Sonia Sanchez, Paperback | Barnes & Noble® Sonia Sanchez is a prolific, award-winning poet and one of the most prominent writers in the Black Arts movement.

This collection brings her plays Our Stores Are OpenBook AnnexMembershipEducatorsGift CardsStores & EventsHelpBrand: Duke University Press. I'm Black When I'm Singing, I'm Blue When I Ain't and Other Plays - Kindle edition by Sanchez, Sonia, Wood, Jacqueline. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

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Sonia Sanchez is a prolific, award-winning poet and one of the most prominent writers in the Black Arts movement. This collection brings her plays together in one volume for the first time/5. Im blue when I aint and other plays book the poet, a towering figure in my mind when I think of the powerful black woman poets that still get me through this life and inspire me to write.

But there is Sonia Sanchez the playwright too, and I’m so glad to meet her in this critical new collection I’m Black When I’m Singing, I’m Blue When I Ain’t and Other Plays. This collection finally brings together all of Sanchez’s dramatic works, previously.

(), this collection includes the never-before-published dramas I’m Black When I’m Singing, I’m Blue When I Ain’t () and 2 X 2 (), as well as three essays in which Sanchez reflects on her art and activism.

Jacqueline Wood’s introduction illuminates Sanchez’s stagecraft in relation to her poetry and advocacy for social change, and the feminist dramatic voice in black revolutionary art. Get this from a library. I'm Black when I'm singing, I'm blue when I ain't and other plays.

[Sonia Sanchez; Jacqueline Wood] -- Sonia Sanchez is a prolific, award-winning poet and one of the most prominent writers in the Black Arts movement. This collection brings her plays together in. Plays The Bronx is Next () Sister Son/ji () Dirty Hearts () Malcolm/Man Don't Live Here No Mo () Uh, Uh; But How Do It Free Us.

() I'm Black When I'm Singing, I'm Blue When I Ain't () 2 x 2 () Selected Bibliography. York University Libraries, Keele Street, Toronto, Ontario, M3J 1P3 Phone:   I'm Blue originally by Eifel65 now by Alvin and the Chipmunks. The original song is owned by BlissCo Records.

I’m Black When I’m Singing, I’m Blue When I Ain’t and Other Plays By among them a PEN Writers’ Award and an American Book Award, as well as the Community Service Award from the National Black Caucus of State Legislators and the Peace and Freedom Award from the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom.

"Plays. In the title play, I’m Black When I’m Singing, I’m Blue When I Ain’t, a riff from an old blues song, Sanchez writes her main character, Reena, as a black inmate in an institution. Reena suffers from a multiple personality disorder caused by abuse and self-loathing; her characters present the personalities of four black female singers who represent historical eras with all of their upheavals: Bessie Smith.

Blue (da ba dee) Lyrics: Yo listen up here's a story / About a little guy that lives in a blue world / And all day and all night and everything he sees Is just blue / Like him inside and outside.

In the title play, I’m Black When I’m Singing, I’m Blue When I Ain’t, a riff from an old blues song, Sanchez writes her main character, Reena, as a black inmate in an institution. Reena suffers from a multiple personality disorder caused. with a blue little and a blue carvet and everything is blue for him and him self and everybody around cause he ain't got nobody to listen Im blue (daba dee ba da die) x7 Im blue (daba dee ba da die) x7 I have a blue house with a blue window blue is the color of all that I wear blue all the street and all the trees and show I have a girlfriend.

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Later Armstrong transformed the piece into a direct commentary on the hardships faced by blacks in a racist white society. Black and blue Black and blue When our hearts were young Clinging to each other Moonlight used to glow When our hearts were young Then there was no other Why'd we let it go Down on the avenue You can forget your name Paint pretty pictures, false and true Picture what we've become Running is all we do Color our love Black and blue Black and blue.Black and blue.

I'm so forlorn, Life's just a thorn, My heart is torn, Why was I born? What did I do to be so Black and blue? I'm white inside, But that don't help my case. 'Cause I can't hide What is on my face, Oh!

[Alternative lyrics for the last verse] I'm sad inside, But it don't help my case 'Cause I can't hide All the sorrow That's on my.The song was intended to be sung by a woman about a “colored girl singing about how hard it is to be black." and its intention was to allow “the audience to laugh at the expense of black people” (Barry ).

The song was performed initially by Edith Wilson.