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ERIC Number: EJ554198
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-9769
African-American Fiction: A Slamming Genre.
Brown, Vandella
American Libraries, v28 n10 p48-50 Nov 1997
Once submerged in general fiction, African-American novels now have an authorship and readership to match other genres. This article examines the need for a separate genre section, African-American novels and writers, African-American collections in public libraries, African-American book clubs, book lists, and effects on mainstream publishing. Includes guidelines for creating an African-American genre collection. (PEN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Practitioners; Media Staff
Language: English
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