Between the Devil and Miles Davis

Between the Devil and Miles Davis

Author: Lance Tooks

Publisher: NBM

ISBN: 1561634697

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 92

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Amo is a hardened journalist who smokes and drinks too much, though not nearly enough for her own taste. Assigned to profile the late jazz legend Miles Davis, she finds herself at a creative impasse. How does one approach such an overly-written about artist from a fresh angle, and what's her opinion worth anyway in a world so fast unravelling? At her wit's end, she stumbles into the mysterious Smokeasy, the only bar in Manhattan where adults are allowed to behave as such - and it is in that misty room that Amo falls under the spell of a ghostly bartender...
Devil on Fever Street
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Lance Tooks
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-05 - Publisher: Comics Lit

Satan awakens, after a hundred-year sleep, depressed and disillusioned. It is a mere seven days before he's expected to bring Armageddon to Earth and he is wracked with spiritual doubt and severe performance anxiety. He decides that and old-fashioned temptation will be just the thing to return him to form.
Between the Devil and Miles Davis
Language: en
Pages: 92
Authors: Lance Tooks
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-08 - Publisher: NBM

Amo is a hardened journalist who smokes and drinks too much, though not nearly enough for her own taste. Assigned to profile the late jazz legend Miles Davis, she finds herself at a creative impasse. How does one approach such an overly-written about artist from a fresh angle, and what's
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Pages: 1733
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This four-volume encyclopedia contains compelling and comprehensive information on African American popular culture that will be valuable to high school students and undergraduates, college instructors, researchers, and general readers. • Contains writings from 100 contributing authors, all identified in a separate listing • Includes a chronology placing pivotal events—such as
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Pages: 177
Authors: Jessie Carney Smith
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01-01 - Publisher: Lulu.com

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Categories: History
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The sweeping story of cartoons, comic strips, and graphic novels and their hold on the American imagination. Comics have conquered America. From our multiplexes, where Marvel and DC movies reign supreme, to our television screens, where comics-based shows like The Walking Dead have become among the most popular in cable