TITLE

OUR FIRST AND FIERCEST LOVE

AUTHOR(S)
Ansa, Tina McElroy
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Essence (Time Inc.);May2012, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p102
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article relates the relationship between novelist Tina McElroy Ansa and her African American mother. According to Ansa, her mother's willingness to lift a car if her children are in danger served as a talisman in her life. Ansa says she was inspired by several African American women in her life including her mother's friends. She describes her mother as strong, flexible and capable.
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74079231

 

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