Porgy - Heyward, Dubose, and Hutchisson, James M (Afterword by)

The fictional characters of Porgy, Bess, Black Maria, Sportin' Life, and the other Gullah denizens of Catfish Row have attained a mythic status and have become inextricably identified with Charleston. This novel is the story of Porgy, a crippled street-beggar in the black tenement. Unwashed and un-wanted, he lives just on the edge of subsistence ...

Porgy 2001, University Press of Mississippi

ISBN-13: 9781578063567

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