ERIC Number: ED042773
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Publication Date: 1970
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Afro-American Writers. Goldentree Bibliographies in Language and Literature.
Turner, Darwin T., Comp.
This bibliography offers a selective list of the major literary works of black American writers and of scholarship dealing with them and their works. In addition to a listing of drama, fiction, and poetry by Afro-Americans, those works significant to the life and culture of black people in America and to the study of Afro-American literature are also listed--(1) such aids to research as bibliographies, guides to collections, encyclopedias, handbooks, and periodicals, (2) background information which includes autobiographical materials, essay collections, slave narratives, and works on art, journalism, music, and theatre, and (3) histories and works of literary criticism, covering drama, fiction, poetry, and folklore. Selected criticism of Africans and Afro-Americans as characters is included in an appendix. (DD)
Descriptors: Authors, Bibliographies, Biographies, Black Literature, Black Studies, Books, Cultural Background, Cultural Images, Drama, Dramatics, Fiction, Folk Culture, Literary Criticism, Literary History, Poetry, Poets, Twentieth Century Literature
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