Editor: Hatch, Shari Dorantes
Publication Year: 2009
Publisher: Grey House Publishing
Price: Core Collection Only
Category: Language & Literature - American literature
Image Count: 94
Book Status: Available
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, from the 17th century to the present. Readers will explore what inspired various African-American writers to create poems, plays, short stories, novels, essays, opinion pieces and numerous other works, and how those writings contributed to American culture.