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In the African-American grain : call-and-response in twentieth-century Black fiction

Author: John F Callahan
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An exploration of the impact of African-American oral storytelling techniques on modern and contemporary fiction. This book shows how African-American writers have used the forms and forces of this  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John F Callahan
ISBN: 025206982X 9780252069826
OCLC Number: 495526807
Description: 1 vol. (xxi-280 p.) : couv. ill. en coul. ; 24 cm
Responsibility: John F. Callahan.

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