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African American women writers

Author: Brenda Scott Wilkinson
Publisher: New York : Wiley, 2000.
Series: Black stars (New York, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the lives and work of such notable African American women authors as: Phillis Wheatley, Ida B. Wells-Barnett, Zora Neale Hurston, Gwendolyn Brooks, Nikki Giovanni, and Terry McMillan.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wilkinson, Brenda Scott.
African American women writers.
New York : Wiley, 2000
(OCoLC)895116734
Named Person: Phillis Wheatley; Sojourner Truth; Harriet Jacobs; Frances Harper; Ida B Wells-Barnett; Jessie Redmon Fauset; Zora Neale Hurston; Dorothy West; Ann Petry; Margaret Walker Alexander; Gwendolyn Brooks; Maya Angelou; Paule Marshall; Lorraine Hansberry; Toni Morrison; Audre Lorde; Lucille Clifton; Toni Cade Bambara; Nikki Giovanni; Alice Walker; Octavia Butler; Ntozake Shange; Terry McMillan
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brenda Scott Wilkinson
ISBN: 0471175803 9780471175803
OCLC Number: 41131730
Awards: Winner of Parents Choice Award (Fall) (1998-2007) (Recommended) 2000
Description: ix, 166 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Phillis Wheatley --
Sojourner Truth --
Harriet Jacobs --
Frances E.W. Harper --
Ida B. Wells-Barnett --
Jessie Redmon Fauset --
Zora Neale Hurston --
Dorothy West --
Ann Petry --
Margaret Walker Alexander --
Gwendolyn Brooks --
Maya Ange;ou --
Paule Marshall --
Lorraine Hansberry --
Toni Morrison --
Audre Lorde --
Lucille Clifton --
Toni Cade Bambara --
Nikki Giovanni --
Alice Walker --
Octavia Butler --
Ntozake Shange --
Terry McMillan.
Series Title: Black stars (New York, N.Y.)
Responsibility: Brenda Wilkinson.
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Meet the black women writers who Lived Their Dreams -from the early years to modern times Margaret Walker Alexander Maya Angelou Toni Cade Bambara Gwendolyn Brooks Octavia Butler Lucille Clifton  Read more...

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