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Afrotopia: The Roots of African American Popular History

Wilson Jeremiah Moses - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 313 pages
Looks at Afrocentrism and its history, traces its origins since the eighteenth century, and examines various popular mythologies.
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Black Folktales

Julius Lester - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 110 pages
The author interprets twelve traditional stories and legends of the Black culture
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Mending the World: Stories of Family by Contemporary Black Writers

Rosemarie Robotham - Literary Collections - 2004 - 320 pages
Through poetry and prose, shares accounts of modern black families by writers including Alice Walker, Edwidge Danticat, Alexis DeVeaux, and John Edgar Wideman, who shares the ...
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Black Manhood in James Baldwin, Ernest J. Gaines, and August Wilson

Keith Clark - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 176 pages
From Frederick Douglass to the present, the preoccupation of black writers with manhood and masculinity is a constant. Black Manhood in James Baldwin, Ernest J. Gaines, and ...
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Canaan Bound: The African-American Great Migration Novel

Lawrence Richard Rodgers - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 235 pages
Drawing on a wide range of major literary voices, including Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison, and Toni Morrison, as well as lesser-known writers such as William Attaway (Blood on ...
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Other Sisterhoods: Literary Theory and U.S. Women of Color

Sandra Kumamoto Stanley - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 351 pages
Where are the women writers of color? Where are their theoretical voices? The fifteen contributors to Other Sisterhoods: Literary Theory and U.S. Women of Color examine the ...
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Langston Hughes and the Chicago Defender: Essays on Race, Politics, and ...

Langston Hughes, Christopher C. De Santis - Literary Collections - 1995 - 261 pages
A collection of columns written by Langston Hughes between 1942 and 1962 for the "Chicago Defender," offering his views on international race relations, Jim Crow, the South ...
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