Search - List of Books by Marita Golden

Marita Golden (born 1950) is an award-winning novelist, nonfiction writer, distinguished teacher of writing and co-founder of the Hurston/Wright Foundation, a national organization that serves as a resource center for African-American writers.

Marita Golden was born in Washington, D.C. in 1950 and attended the city’s public schools. She received a B.A. in American Studies and English from American University and a M.SC. in Journalism from Columbia University. After graduating from Columbia, she worked in publishing and began a career as a free-lance writer, writing feature articles for many magazines and newspapers including Essence Magazine.

Her first book, Migrations of the Heart, was based on her experiences coming of age during the 1960s and her political activism as well as her marriage to a Nigerian and her life in Nigeria where she lived for four years.

She has taught at many colleges and universities including the University of Lagos, in Lagos Nigeria, Roxbury Community College, and Emerson College, George Mason University and Virginia Commonwealth University. She holds the position of Writer in Residence at the University of the District of Columbia, in Washington, D.C.

As a literary activist, she co-founded the Washington, D.C.-based African American Writers Guild, and Hurston/Wright Foundation, which serves the national and international community of Black writers.

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Total Books: 43
The Wide Circumference of Love A Novel
2017 - The Wide Circumference of Love a Novel (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781628727357
ISBN-10: 1628727357
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Living Out Loud A Writer's Journey
2012 - Living Out Loud a Writer's Journey (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781469903149
ISBN-10: 1469903148
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Word Black Writers Talk About the Transformative Power of Reading and Writing
It's All Love Black Writers on Soul Mates Family and Friends
2009 - It's All Love Black Writers on Soul Mates Family and Friends (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780767916868
ISBN-10: 0767916867
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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And Do Remember Me
2008 - And Do Remember Me (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781435242647
ISBN-10: 1435242645
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After A Novel
2007 - After a Novel (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780767917780
ISBN-10: 0767917782
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 1

After
2006 - After (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780385512220
ISBN-10: 0385512228
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Don't Play in the Sun  One Woman's Journey Through the Color Complex
2005 - Don't Play in the Sun One Woman's Journey Through the Color Complex (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781400077366
ISBN-10: 1400077362
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction, Substores
  • Currently 0.5/5 Stars.
 1

Migrations of the Heart An Autobiography
2005 - Migrations of the Heart an Autobiography (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781400078318
ISBN-10: 1400078318
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Gumbo  A Celebration of African American Writing
2002 - Gumbo a Celebration of African American Writing (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780767910415
ISBN-10: 0767910419
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
 3

Long Distance Life
1999 - Long Distance Life (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780345367112
ISBN-10: 0345367111
Genre: Romance
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A Miracle Every Day
1999 - A Miracle Every Day (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780385483155
ISBN-10: 0385483155
Genres: Parenting & Relationships, Nonfiction
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The Edge of Heaven
1997 - The Edge of Heaven (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780385415071
ISBN-10: 0385415079
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Skin Deep  Black Women  White Women Write About Race
1996 - Skin Deep Black Women White Women Write About Race (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780385474108
ISBN-10: 0385474105
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Saving Our Sons
1995 - Saving Our Sons (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780385473033
ISBN-10: 0385473036
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Parenting & Relationships, Nonfiction
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Skin Deep
1995 - Skin Deep (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780385474092
ISBN-10: 0385474091
Genres: History, Nonfiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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A Woman's Place
1995 - A Woman's Place (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780345471680
ISBN-10: 0345471687
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Saving Our Sons Raising Black Children in a Turbulent World
Wild Women Don't Wear No Blues
1994 - Wild Women Don't Wear No Blues (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780385424011
ISBN-10: 0385424019
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 1

WILD WOMAN DON'T WEAR NO BLUES
1993 - Wild Woman Don't Wear No Blues (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780385424004
ISBN-10: 0385424000
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 3

AND DO YOU REMEMBER ME
1992 - And Do You Remember Me (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780385415064
ISBN-10: 0385415060
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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