Profiles the lives and works of seventy-eight African-American writers, including Phillis Wheatley, Frederick Douglass, W.E.B. Du Bois, Nella Larsen, Zora Neale Hurston, and Richard Wright.Franchot, Jenny. aquot;The Punishment of Esther: Frederick Douglass and the Construction of the Feminine.aquot; In Frederick Douglass: New Literary and Historical Essays. Ed. Eric J. Sundquist. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990. 141-65.
|Title||:||African American Authors, 1745-1945|
|Author||:||Emmanuel Sampath Nelson|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2000-01-01|