In 1987 Bernard W. Bell published qThe Afro-American Novel and Its Traditionq, a comprehensive interpretive history of more than 150 novels written by African Americans from 1853 to 1983. This is a sequel and companion to the earlier work, expanding the coverage to 2001.... a child, Naylor aquot;seldom talked, read a book a day, and wrote what her third- grade teacher thought was terrifying science ... 1968, Gloria Naylor worked as a Jehovaha#39;s Witness missionary in New York, North Carolina, and Florida until 1975.
|Title||:||The Contemporary African American Novel|
|Author||:||Bernard W. Bell|
|Publisher||:||Univ of Massachusetts Press - 2004|