Record Details

Catalog Search



Shelter : a black tale of Homeland, Baltimore / Lawrence Jackson.

Jackson, Lawrence Patrick, (author.). Jackson, Lawrence Patrick. Container of (work): Avent. (Added Author). Jackson, Lawrence Patrick. Container of (work): Christmas. (Added Author). Jackson, Lawrence Patrick. Container of (work): Epiphany. (Added Author). Jackson, Lawrence Patrick. Container of (work): Lent. (Added Author). Jackson, Lawrence Patrick. Container of (work): Eostre in Lafayette Square. (Added Author). Jackson, Lawrence Patrick. Container of (work): White Sunday. (Added Author). Jackson, Lawrence Patrick. Container of (work): Ordinary time. (Added Author). Graywolf Press, (publisher.).

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Homer Public Library 305.23089 JAC 000165681 New Books Place on copy / volume In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781644450833
  • ISBN: 1644450836
  • Physical Description: 329 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Graywolf Press, [2022]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-329).
Formatted Contents Note:
Advent: color storms rising almost to a hurricane -- Christmas: long quarter at River Bend -- Epiphany: Sunday boys -- Lent: appraisement of negroes at the folly, or dinner -- Eostre in Lafayette Square -- White Sunday: "an invasion of African negroes -- Ordinary time: the gentle brushing fescue.
Summary, etc.:
Touching upon such topics as fatherhood, race, and faith, this collection of essays describes the author's struggles in 2016 to make a home in Baltimore, a place that eventually became the foundation for him to explore his personal and spiritual history, as well as the city's untold stories.
Subject: Jackson, Lawrence Patrick.
Jackson, Lawrence Patrick.
African Americans > Maryland > Baltimore > Biography.
Noirs américains > Maryland > Baltimore > Biographies.
African Americans.
Social conditions.
Baltimore (Md.) > Biography.
Homeland (Baltimore, Md.) > Biography.
Baltimore (Md.) > Social conditions > 21st century.
Maryland > Baltimore.
Maryland > Baltimore > Homeland.
Genre: Autobiography.
Essay.
Biography.
essays.
Autobiography.
Essay.
Biography.
essays.
Autobiographies.
Biographies.
Essays.
Autobiographies.
Essays.
Biographies.
Autobiographies.
Essais.
Biographies.