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By Gene Andrew Jarrett

ISBN-10: 1118438787

ISBN-13: 9781118438787

ISBN-10: 1405188626

ISBN-13: 9781405188623

via a chain of essays that discover the varieties, subject matters, genres, historic contexts, significant authors, and newest serious methods, A better half to African American Literature offers a entire chronological review of African American literature from the eighteenth century to the trendy day

  • Examines African American literature from its earliest origins, in the course of the upward push of antislavery literature within the a long time top into the Civil struggle, to the fashionable improvement of latest African American cultural media, literary aesthetics, and political ideologies
  • Addresses the most recent serious and scholarly techniques to African American literature
  • Features essays by means of top proven literary students in addition to more moderen voices

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