The Best Short Stories by Black Writers: 1899 - 1967
A collection of 47 stories, 14 of which are published for the first time in this volume. Among the authors represented are Charles W. Chesnutt; Paul Laurence Dunbar; Zora Neale Hurston; Richard Wright; Willard Motley; Ralph Ellison; Frank Yerby; James Baldwin; Ronald Milner; Robert Boles; Alice Walker.
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Review: The Best Short Stories by Black Writers: 1899 - 1967User Review - Goodreads
This a great compilations of African-America authors and poets. If you want just a few tidbits while riding the train, then this book is a must! I also discovered a few authors I was unaware of while reading this collection. Think: Black Anx, Jubilation, and Tribulations.
Review: The Best Short Stories by Black Writers: 1899 - 1967User Review - Staci - Goodreads
I expected this to be better than it was, given the editor. The stories were alright they just didn't blow me away (which is what I was looking for in a "best short stories" collection). Read full review