- Author:Janice Brown,Kay Licona,Beverly Ann Chin,William Ray
- Publisher:Glencoe/McGraw-Hill; 1 edition (December 14, 2000)
- Pages:388 pages
- Subcategory:Education & Reference
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African American literature, body of literature written by Americans of African descent.
African American literature, body of literature written by Americans of African descent. Beginning in the pre-Revolutionary War period, African American writers have engaged in a creative, if often contentious, dialogue with American letters. The result is a literature rich in expressive subtlety. In the early 19th century, the standard-bearers of African American literature spoke with heightening urgency of the need for whites to address the terrible sin of slavery.
African-American literature is the body of literature produced in the United States by writers of African descent. It begins with the works of such late 18th-century writers as Phillis Wheatley. Before the high point of slave narratives, African-American literature was dominated by autobiographical spiritual narratives.
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Should be required reading in ANY school. Most schools don't even "speak" to African American Literature or History.
teacher's Manual African American Literature (Voices in a Tradition). Should be required reading in ANY school. Great selections from Great writers.
African-American Literature from Frederick Douglass, Martin Luther King, J. Langston Hughes, Booker T. Washington, Charles Chesnutt, . DuBois, Alice Dunbar-Nelson, Ida B. Wells, as well as relevant literary works like Twelve Years a Slave, Uncle Tom's Cabin, Our Countrymen in Chains, A Dark Brown Dog, and Desiree's Baby. Reference documents include the Emancipation Proclamation, . Constitution, Constitutional Amendments, Reconstruction Amendments, and the . Long may our rally be Love, Light and Liberty; Ever our banner the banner of Peace. Frederick Douglass, 1847. Du Bois, Infographics of African-American Life.
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They created an African American literary tradition unrivaled by that of any other state in the South. Writers included here are Charles W. Chesnutt, Anna Julia Cooper, David Bryant Fulton, George Moses Horton, Harriet Jacobs, Lunsford Lane, Moses Roper, and David Walker. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate.
Mrs. Janice Kay Brown, beloved wife of Mr. Robert "Bob" Brown, entered into rest on Saturday, February 25, 2017. A memorial service will be held at 11 . on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, at Harlem Baptist Church with the Rev. Carson Britt officiating
Mrs. Carson Britt officiating. A native of Statesboro, G. Mrs. Brown retired as a para pro from North Harlem Elementary School with 25 years of service. She was the former Harlem High School cheer coach and was a member of Harlem Baptist Church.
Brown, William Wells. Clotel; or, The President's Daughter: A Narrative of Slave Life in United States. Ernest, JohnResistance and Reformation in Nineteenth-Century African-American Literature: Brown, Wilson, Jacobs, Delany, Douglass, and Harper
Brown, William Wells. Ed. Levine, Robert . .Brown, William Wells. A Lecture Delivered before the Female Anti-Slavery Society of Salem, at Hall, Lyceum, Nov. 14, 1847. Ernest, JohnResistance and Reformation in Nineteenth-Century African-American Literature: Brown, Wilson, Jacobs, Delany, Douglass, and Harper. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1995.
Introduce Your Students to a Rich Literary Heritage
Glencoe's new collection of ethnic anthologies gives students access to a wealth of literature written by some of the best classic authors and the finest contemporary voices. Each anthology, organized thematically into five relevant themes, combines literature and art as powerful expressions of the group's cultural story. Authors featured in African American Literature include Langston Hughes, Gwendolyn Brooks, Martin Luther King Jr., W.E.B. DuBois, Zora Neale Hurston, Maya Angelou, Malcolm X, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Alice Walker, and James Baldwin.