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Afro-American writers, 1940-1955

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Published by Gale Research in Detroit, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- African American authors -- Bio-bibliography -- Dictionaries,
  • American literature -- 20th century -- Bio-bibliography -- Dictionaries,
  • African Americans -- Intellectual life -- 20th century -- Dictionaries,
  • American literature -- African American authors -- Dictionaries,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Dictionaries,
  • African American authors -- Biography -- Dictionaries,
  • American literature -- 20th century -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Trudier Harris.
    GenreBio-bibliography, Dictionaries., Biography
    SeriesDictionary of literary biography ;, v. 76
    ContributionsHarris-Lopez, Trudier.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS153.N5 A386 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 389 p. :
    Number of Pages389
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2044497M
    ISBN 100810345544
    LC Control Number88021423

    The Bluest Eye, published in , is the first novel written by Toni Morrison, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature.. 4 out of 5 stars Strikingly Beautiful.   REF PN D5 vol. 76 Afro-American writers, , ed. by Trudier Harris. REF PN D5 vol. , , Twentieth-century Caribbean and Black African writers: first series-, ed. by Bernth Lindfors and Reinhard Sander.

    #6 - Smiley Books: Founded by media pioneer Tavis Smiley in as a co-publishing venture with Hay House Inc., SmileyBooks is a general trade book publisher that specializes in quality nonfiction. #7 - Life Changing Books: Established in , this publishing company offers a variety of African American literature including contemporary.   John Henrik Clarke states, "Wright's emergence marked the end of the patronized and pampered black writers. Now black writers must stand or fall by the same standards used to judge white writers" (Quoted by Hayden, Afro-American Literature, , p. ).

    Afro American Writers From the Harlem Renaissance to (DLB v 51, ) Afro American Writers, (DLB v 76, ) African American Authors, a Bio-bibliographical Critical Sourcebook. Poet Robert Hayden was born Asa Bundy Sheffey into a poor family in the Paradise Valley neighborhood of Detroit; he had an emotionally traumatic childhood and was raised in part by foster parents. Due to extreme nearsightedness, Hayden turned to books rather than sports in his childhood. After graduating from high school in , he attended Detroit City College (now .


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