5 edition of New essays on the African American novel found in the catalog.
New essays on the African American novel
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Lovalerie King and Linda F. Selzer.|
|Contributions||King, Lovalerie., Selzer, Linda F.|
|LC Classifications||PS374.N4 N49 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 281 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||281|
|LC Control Number||2007048671|
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This collection contributes to scholarly discussions about the African American novel as a literary form. Essays respond to the general question, what has been the impact of the African American vernacular tradition from the spirituals, blues, gospel and jazz to hip hop on the structure and style.
New Essays on the African American Novel has a reason for existing; it is a worthy and needed addition to the scholarship." - The African American Review About the AuthorFormat: Hardcover.
The Cambridge Companion to the African American Novel presents new essays covering the one hundred and fifty year history of the African American novel. Experts in the field from the US and Europe address some of the major issues in the genre: passing, the Protest novel, the Blues novel, and womanism among others.
This collection contributes to scholarly discussions about the African American novel as a literary form. Essays respond to the general question, what has been the impact of the African American vernacular tradition from the spirituals, blues, gospel and jazz to hip hop on the structure and style of the modern African American novel.
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