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Encyclopedia of African-American writing : five centuries of contribution : trials & triumphs of writers, poets, publications and organizations / Shari Dorantes Hatch, editor.

Other author/creatorHatch, Shari Dorantes.
Format Book and Print
Edition2nd ed.
Publication InfoAmenia, NY : Grey House Pub., 2009.
Descriptionxxii, 863 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Portion of title African-American writing
Abstract A timely survey of an important sector of American letters, African American Writers examines a multitude of black cultural leaders from the 18th century to the present. Updated through the present time, this new second edition covers the role and influence of African American cultural leaders from all walks of life Carefully written articles, with illustrations, cover the important events in a writer's life, education, major works, honors and awards, and family and important associates. A comprehensive, easy to use source that will complement the reference collection of any public, high school or university library, and will prove useful to all university humanities and African American studies reference collections.
General note"Previous edition published as: African-American writers : a dictionary. Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, 2000."
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Other titleAfrican-American writers.

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Joyner General Stacks PS153.N5 A3444 2009 ✔ Available Place Hold
Joyner General Stacks PS153.N5 A3444 2009 ✔ Available Place Hold

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