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The Columbia guide to contemporary African American fiction

Author: Darryl Dickson-Carr
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2005.
Series: Columbia guides to literature since 1945.
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From Ishmael Reed and Toni Morrison to Colson Whitehead and Terry McMillan, Darryl Dickson-Carr offers a definitive guide to contemporary African American literature. This volume-the only reference work devoted exclusively to African American fiction of the last thirty-five years-presents a wealth of factual and interpretive information about the major authors, texts, movements, and ideas that have shaped  Read more...
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Dickson-Carr, Darryl, 1968-
Columbia guide to contemporary African American fiction.
New York : Columbia University Press, ©2005
(DLC) 2005045454
(OCoLC)58919928
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Darryl Dickson-Carr
ISBN: 0231510691 9780231510691 0231124724 9780231124720
OCLC Number: 64274687
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 257 pages).
Series Title: Columbia guides to literature since 1945.
Responsibility: Darryl Dickson-Carr.

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From Ishmael Reed and Toni Morrison to Colson Whitehead and Terry McMillan, Darryl Dickson-Carr offers a definitive guide to contemporary African American literature. This volume-the only reference work devoted exclusively to African American fiction of the last thirty-five years-presents a wealth of factual and interpretive information about the major authors, texts, movements, and ideas that have shaped contemporary African American fiction. In more than 160 concise entries, arranged alphabetically, Dickson-Carr discusses the careers, works, and critical receptions of Alice Walker, Glor

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