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Encyclopedia of African-American writing : five centuries of contribution : trials & triumphs of writers, poets, publications and organizations

Author: Bryan Conn; Tara Bynum
Publisher: Amenia, NY : Grey House Publishing, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Third editionView all editions and formats
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A timely survey of an important sector of American letters, African American Writers examines a multitude of black cultural leaders from the 18th century to the present. Updated through the present time, this new second edition covers the role and influence of African American cultural leaders from all walks of life Carefully written articles, with illustrations, cover the important events in a writer's life,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Encyclopedias
Dictionaries
Biography Dictionaries
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bryan Conn; Tara Bynum
ISBN: 9781682177181 1682177181
OCLC Number: 1027689605
Notes: "Shari Dorantes Hatch, editor, second edition."
First edition published as: African-American writers : a dictionary. Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, 2000.
Description: xviii, 1112 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Other Titles: African American writing
Responsibility: Bryan Conn Ph.D. & Tara Bynum Ph.D., editors.

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A timely survey of an important sector of American letters, The Encyclopedia of African-American Writing covers the role and influence of African American cultural leaders, from all walks of life,  Read more...

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