TITLE

The secret to her success:

PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Glamour;Aug2004, Vol. 102 Issue 8, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the acceptance speech of Phylicia Rashad, the first black American woman to win a best actress Tony Award for a leading dramatic role. Explanation on what helped her earn the honor; Role of a mother to her children; Significance of the children for a woman's life.
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13831077

 

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