The Schomburg Center guide to black literature: from the eighteenth century to the present

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Gale Research,
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This guide acts as a reference for information on the authors, writings, characters, themes, topics, literary theories and events associated with US and international black literature. There are biographies on nearly 500 novelists, poets, critics, playwrights, essayists and historians, as well as synopses of nearly 500 works. It contains 1300 entries, arranged alphabetically and ranging in length from one paragraph to four pages. Other features of the text include: a foreward providing an overview of the history and current status of black literature; a chronology listing birth and death dates of major authors and publication dates of major works; and a subject index.
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subject_facet Authors, Black -- Biography -- Dictionaries, Blacks in literature -- Bibliography, Literature -- Black authors -- Bio-bibliography
title_display The Schomburg Center guide to black literature : from the eighteenth century to the present
title_full The Schomburg Center guide to black literature : from the eighteenth century to the present / Roger M. Valade III, editor, with Denise Kasinec
title_short The Schomburg Center guide to black literature :
title_sub from the eighteenth century to the present
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