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Shange in 1978
Paulette L. Williams
October 18, 1948
Trenton, New Jersey, U.S.
|Died||October 27, 2018 (aged 70)|
Bowie, Maryland, U.S.
|Alma mater||Barnard College|
University of Southern California
|Known for||for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf|
|Parent(s)||Paul T. Williams, Eloise Williams|
Shange is best known for the Obie Award-winning play for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf. Her other works were Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo (1982), Liliane (1994), and Betsey Brown (1985).
References[change | change source]
- Ntozake Shange Biography, FilmReference.com; accessed October 27, 2018.
- Lester, N: "At the Heart of Shange's: An Interview", Black American Literature Forum, 24(4): 717–730.
- Kennedy, Mark (October 27, 2018), "Author Ntozake Shange of 'For Colored Girls' fame has died", ABC News.