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African American Screenwriters: Spike Lee, John Singleton, Chris Rock, Tyler Perry, Suzan-Lori Parks, Oz Scott, Keenen Ivory Wayans Books LLC

African American Screenwriters: Spike Lee, John Singleton, Chris Rock, Tyler Perry, Suzan-Lori Parks, Oz Scott, Keenen Ivory Wayans

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Published May 5th 2010
ISBN : 9781155609126
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108 pages
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Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Spike Lee, John Singleton, Chris Rock, Tyler Perry, Suzan-LoriMorePurchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Spike Lee, John Singleton, Chris Rock, Tyler Perry, Suzan-Lori Parks, Oz Scott, Keenen Ivory Wayans, Gregory Allen Howard, Mara Brock Akil, M. K. Asante, Jr., Robert Townsend, Winifred Hervey, Antwone Fisher, Gina Prince-Bythewood, Sean Weathers, Aaron White, the Dance: the History of American Minstrelsy, Jason Christopher White, Kasi Lemmons, Reynaldo Rey, Christopher St. John, Franc. Reyes, Reggie Rock Bythewood. Excerpt: Aaron White Aaron White (born 1980) is an NAACP Theater Award -winning American playwright, his most notable work being The Dance: The History of American Minstrelsy , which he wrote with Jason Christopher White (no relation). He also an independent music producer, as the owner and founder of In Tha Cut Productions. He graduated from St. Bernard High School , in Playa Del Rey, CA in 1998, and is a graduate of The California Institute of the Arts , where he received a B.F.A. in Theater in 2003. Plays Awards In 2007, The Dance: The History of American Minstrelsy won an NAACP award for Best Playwright, given to both Aaron and Jason. The production has garnered the support of Harry Belafonte , KCET and others. References (URLs online) Websites (URLs online) A hyperlinked version of this chapter is at Antwone Fisher Antwone Quenton Fisher (born August 3, 1959 in Cleveland, Ohio ) is an American author, screenwriter, and film producer. His 2001 autobiographical book Finding Fish was the basis for the 2002 motion picture Antwone Fisher , directed by Denzel Washington . Early life Antwone Fisher was placed in foster homes weeks after he was born and through most of his childhood. After living with a foster family for two years, Fisher was taken away from them. He was then placed into another foster home with a family named the Picketts. He spent 14 years of his ch...