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James McBride studied composition at The Oberlin Conservatory of Music in Ohio and received a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University. He was a staff writer for The Boston Globe, People Magazine, and The Washington Post. His works include the memoir The Color of Water, the biography näytä lisää Kill 'Em and Leave, and two novels entitled Miracle at St. Anna and Song Yet Sung. He wrote the screenplay for Miracle at St. Anna when it was made into a movie in 2008. He won the National Book Award for The Good Lord Bird. He is a saxophonist and former sideman for jazz legend Jimmy Scott. He has written songs for Anita Baker, Grover Washington Jr., Gary Burton, and Barney, the PBS television character. He received the Stephen Sondheim Award and the Richard Rodgers Foundation Horizon Award for his musical Bo-Bos co-written with playwright Ed Shockley. In 2005, he published the first volume of a CD-based documentary about life as lived by low-profile jazz musicians entitled The Process. He is currently a Distinguished Writer in Residence at New York University. (Bowker Author Biography) näytä vähemmän
Image credit: 2018 National Book Festival By Avery Jensen - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=72641767

Tekijän teokset

Veden väri (1995) 6,126 kappaletta
The Good Lord Bird (2013) 2,082 kappaletta
The Heaven and Earth Grocery Store (2023) 1,712 kappaletta
Deacon King Kong (2020) 1,682 kappaletta
Miracle at St. Anna (2002) 833 kappaletta
Song Yet Sung (2008) 759 kappaletta
Five-Carat Soul (2017) 287 kappaletta
Family: A Celebration of Humanity (1943) 80 kappaletta
Miracle at St. Anna [2008 film] (2008) — Screenwriter — 51 kappaletta
Goat 2 kappaletta

Associated Works

Half and Half: Writers on Growing Up Biracial and Bicultural (1998) — Avustaja — 138 kappaletta
The Jewish Writer (1998) — Avustaja — 53 kappaletta
An Introduction To: The Joy Luck Club (2006) — Avustaja — 4 kappaletta

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Syntymäaika
1957-09-11
Sukupuoli
male
Kansalaisuus
USA
Syntymäpaikka
New York, New York, USA
Koulutus
Oberlin College

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