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African American Literary Theory

A Reader

by Winston Napier

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by New York University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American studies,
  • Black studies,
  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Literary theory,
  • Semiotics & Theory,
  • General,
  • African American Literature,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • USA,
  • History and criticism,
  • American - African American & Black,
  • AMERICAN LITERATURE_AFRICAN AMERICAN AUTHORS_HISTORY AND CRITICISM,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / African-American & Black,
  • African Americans,
  • Theory, etc,
  • African American authors,
  • African Americans in literature,
  • American literature,
  • Intellectual life

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages576
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8045648M
    ISBN 100814758096
    ISBN 109780814758090

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