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5 edition of A drop of patience. found in the catalog.

A drop of patience.

by William Melvin Kelley

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  • 0 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American musicians -- Fiction.,
  • Blind musicians -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ4.K285 Dr, PS3561.E392 Dr
    The Physical Object
    Pagination237 p.
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5940233M
    LC Control Number65010609
    OCLC/WorldCa1367319

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A Drop of Patience was an interesting read. I really enjoyed it for the most part, but it felt like it didn't really go anywhere. I expected some drastic character development for Ludlow, though I understand why the author didn't include it/5. A Drop of Patience Hardcover – by William Melvin Kelley (Author) › Visit Amazon's William Melvin Kelley Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author /5(2). One of the great jazz novels of any era, A Drop of Patience tells the story of a blind horn player's journey through the themes of race, blindness, and music.

At the age of five, Ludlow Washington is given up by his parents to a brutal white-run state institution for blind African American children, where everyone is taught music—the only trade by which they are Author: William Melvin Kelley.

A Drop of Patience Hardcover – June 1, by William Melvin Kelley (Author) › Visit Amazon's William Melvin Kelley Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central /5(2). A Drop Of Patience, first published inis his second novel. Considered part of the Black Arts Movement, Kelley was in officially credited by the Oxford English Dictionary with coining the political term 'woke,' in a New /5(44).

'A Drop Of Patience is a moving, painful and stinging experience.' - New York Times Book Review 'In this, as in his earlier books, Mr. Kelley writes with strength, simplicity and absolute honesty.' - New York Herald Tribune.

About A Drop of Patience. One of the great jazz novels of any era, A Drop of Patience tells the story of a blind horn player’s journey through the themes of race, blindness, and music. At the age of five, Ludlow Washington is given up by his parents to a brutal white-run state institution for blind African American children, where everyone is taught music–the only trade by which they are.

A Drop of Patience Reviews. A Drop of Patience. William Melvin Kelley. Score pending. 1 review. Category: General "this strange and poignant book grips throughout, offering a vivid portrait of one of Ireland’s less heralded corners." — The Guardian. Score : William Melvin Kelley. Get this from a library.

A drop of patience. [William Melvin Kelley] -- In A Drop of Patience, William Melvin Kelley tells the searing story of Ludlow Washington, a black jazz musician, with the emotional intensity of the blues. Blind since childhood and put into a state.

A Drop of Patience: Insight into US and race by original woke writer. Black identity and disability are examined in William Melvin Kelley’s rediscovered classicAuthor: Sarah Gilmartin.

A Drop Of Patience (the quote is from Othello), his second novel published incharts the experiences of Ludlow Washington, a blind African-American jazz musician, alienated from the larger society by his blindness, despised race and doubtful occupation.

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GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Never having tasted, touched or smelled any difference between black and white skin, Ludlow Washington was particularly confused by color prejudice and the restrictions that governed his life as a sightless Negro musician.

Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kelley, William Melvin, Drop of patience. Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, (OCoLC)   Thank you to the publishers for this review copy. I was lucky enough to read A Different Drummer this time last year which I really enjoyed so I was very keen to read this one too.

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Please do not put donations in the book d: 20 Oct, A Drop of Patience is the story of a gifted and damaged man entirely set apart – by blindness, by race, by talent – who must wrestle with adversity and ambition to generate the acceptance and self-worth that have always eluded : William Melvin Kelley.