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The Black American writer.

Author: C W E Bigsby
Publisher: Deland, Fla., Everett/Edwards [©1969]
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Bigsby, C.W.E.
Black American writer.
Deland, Fla., Everett/Edwards [©1969]
(OCoLC)576313379
Named Person: Langston Hughes; James Baldwin; Lorraine Hansberry; Nat Hentoff; Paul Laurence Dunbar; Richard Wright; Gwendolyn Brooks; Amiri Baraka; James Baldwin; Amiri Baraka; Gwendolyn Brooks; Paul Laurence Dunbar; Lorraine Hansberry; Nat Hentoff; Langston Hughes; Richard Wright
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C W E Bigsby
OCLC Number: 58228
Description: 2 volumes 25 cm
Contents: v. 1. Fiction.--v. 2. Poetry and drama. Volume I: Fiction --
THE CRITICAL DILEMMA: --
The Black American Writer / C. W. E. Bigsby --
White standards and Negro writing / Richard Gilman --
Our mutual estate: The literature of the American Negro / Theodore Gross --
THE BLACK VIEW: --
Problems of the Negro writer / Langston Hughes and John A. Williams --
The Negro writer: pitfalls and compensations / William Gardner Smith --
The Negro in American culture / James Baldwin, Emile Capouya, Lorraine Hansberry, Nat Hentoff, Langston Hughes, Alfred Kazin --
THE NOVELIST: --
Testing the color line-Dunbar and Chesnutt / Robert Farnsworth --
The lost potential of Richard Wright / Warren French --
Some examples of Faulknerian rhetoric in Ellison's 'Invisible man' / Michael Allen --
An interview with Ralph Ellison / Ralph Ellison and Allen Geller --
James Baldwin: Caliban to Prospero / Brian Lee --
'Another country': Baldwin's New York novel / Mike Thelwell --
Disturber of the peace: James Baldwin / James Baldwin --
The Negro writer and the Communist Party / Wilson Record --
Contemporary Negro fiction / Hoyt W. Fuller --
The Negro writer as spokesman / James W. Tuttleton Volume II: Poetry and drama. --
THE POET: --
Black Orpheus / Jean-Paul Sartre --
The awakening of American Negro literature 1619-1900 / Gerald Haslam --
Claude McKay and the New Negro of the 1920s / Wayne Cooper --
Poetry in the Harlem Renaissance / Gerald Moore --
Langston Hughes / Allen D. Prowle --
Gwendolyn Brooks: an appreciation from the white suburbs / Dan Jaffee --
Poetry into the 'Sixties / Paul Breman --
THE PLAYWRIGHT: --
The black playwright in the Professional Theatre of the United States of America 1858-1959 / Darwin Turner --
On the emerging playwright / Loften Mitchell --
Three black playwrights: Loften Mitchell, Ossie Davis, Douglas Turner Ward / C. W. E. Bigsby --Lorraine Hansberry / Jordan Miller --
James Baldwin / Walter Meserve --
The Black Arts Movement / Larry Neal --
LeRoi Jones and contemporary black drama / Louis Philips --
Lonne Elder III: an interview / Lonne Elder III --
Harold Cruse: an interview / Harold Cruse
Responsibility: Edited by C.W.E. Bigsby.

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