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Title Serena Williams : tennis champion, sports legend, and cultural heroine / Merlisa Lawrence Corbett.
Author Corbett, Merlisa Lawrence, 1965- author.
Publication Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2020]
Description xii, 187 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Call # B WILLIAMS C
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-181) and index.
Contents Serena's country club upbringing -- Professional career -- Sisterly love -- Galvanizing girl power and Black girl magic -- Digital age activist -- International celebrity and global giving -- Fashion forward -- Brand Serena -- Second act : iconic -- Appendix: All-time records.
Summary "Record-breaking, trend-setting, and controversial, tennis star Serena Williams often sparks conversation and debate. She's one of the most intriguing figures in sports, and this book offers insight not only into her impact on tennis and popular culture but also into how she has challenged race and gender norms"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Williams, Serena, 1981-
Women tennis players -- United States -- Biography.
African American women tennis players -- Biography.
Celebrities -- United States -- Biography.
African American celebrities -- Biography.
African American women -- Biography.
Williams, Serena, 1981- (OCoLC)fst00430176
African American women. (OCoLC)fst00799438
African American celebrities. (OCoLC)fst01742988
African American women tennis players. (OCoLC)fst00799530
Celebrities. (OCoLC)fst00850072
Women tennis players. (OCoLC)fst01178615
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Biographies.
Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Related To Online version: Corbett, Merlisa Lawrence, 1965- Serena Williams Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, 2020. 9781538109670 (DLC) 2019038839
ISBN 9781538109663 hardcover
1538109662 hardcover

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