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Books Books 41 - 50 of about 50 related to The Signifying Monkey: A Theory of African-American Literary Criticism.    

Figures in Black: words, signs, and the "racial" self

Henry Louis Gates - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1987 - 311 pages
Argues that Black literature cannot be characterized strictly as social realism, and offers a textual analysis of works by eighteenth- to twentieth-century Black writers
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Toni Morrison: critical perspectives past and present

Henry Louis Gates, Anthony Appiah - Biography & Autobiography - 1993 - 448 pages
Reviews, essays, and interviews offer critical interpretations of the works of Toni Morrison
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Langston Hughes: critical perspectives past and present

Henry Louis Gates, Anthony Appiah - Biography & Autobiography - 1993 - 255 pages
A collection of reviews and essays discusses the author's poetry and other works, revealing how reviewers missed the complexity of his writing, and how understanding of his ...
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Gloria Naylor: Critical Perspectives Past and Present

Henry Louis Gates, Anthony Appiah - Biography & Autobiography - 1993 - 322 pages
"Gloria Naylor's first published book of fiction won her the American Book Award. The Women of Brewster Place was a dramatic launch for a successful literary career that is ...
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Zora Neale Hurston: critical perspectives past and present

Henry Louis Gates, Anthony Appiah - Biography & Autobiography - 1993 - 330 pages
A collection of reviews and essays discusses each of the author's works and reveals how understanding of her writing has developed
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