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Just as I am : a memoir / Cicely Tyson ; with Michelle Burford ; foreword by Viola Davis.

Tyson, Cicely, (author.). Burford, Michelle, (author.). Davis, Viola, 1965- (writer of foreword.).

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  • 32 of 47 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Windham Free Library - Windham Center.
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Windham Free Library - Windham Center B TYSON (Text to phone) 33760146535463 Adult New Biography Available -

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General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A mighty seed / Viola Davis -- This life -- The vow -- String bean -- Church girl -- Transitions -- The other America -- Unspoken -- Ground shifts -- Divinely guided -- Shoulder taps -- Center stage -- Riverside Park -- Going natural -- 1968 -- Rebecca -- Jane Pittman -- Endings and beginnings -- The ladder -- Roots -- Thanksgiving Day -- Threadbare -- Lesson before dying -- A strong harvest -- Trip to bountiful -- When great trees fall -- Just as I am.
Summary, etc.:
The Academy, Tony, and Emmy Award-winning actor and trailblazer tells her stunning story, looking back at her life and six-decade career.
Subject: Tyson, Cicely.
Actors > United States > Biography.
African American actors > Biography.
African American women > Biography.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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