The Prentice Hall Anthology of African American Literature with Audio CD / Edition 1

The Prentice Hall Anthology of African American Literature with Audio CD / Edition 1

by Rochelle Smith, Sharon L. Jones
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130813672

ISBN-13: 9780130813671

Pub. Date: 08/19/1999

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Tracing African American literary and artistic contributions from the 1700s to the 1990s, this anthology presents a diverse collection that includes fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, speeches, songs, paintings and photography. Readers learn about historical context, literary content, and rhetorical strategies while exploring sections on The

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Tracing African American literary and artistic contributions from the 1700s to the 1990s, this anthology presents a diverse collection that includes fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, speeches, songs, paintings and photography. Readers learn about historical context, literary content, and rhetorical strategies while exploring sections on The Colonial Period (1746-1800), The Reconstruction Period (1865-1900), The Harlem Renaissance Period (1900-1940), The Protest Movement (1940-1959), The Black Aesthetics Movement (1960-1969), The Neo-Realism Movement (1970-Present), and Literary Criticism. For those interested in African American literature, art, and history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130813671
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
08/19/1999
Edition description:
Student Manual, Study Guide, etc.
Pages:
1130
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 6.00(h) x 2.10(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction1
The Colonial Period 1746-18005
The Antebellum Period 1800-186537
The Reconstruction Period 1865-1900114
The Harlem Renaissance 1900-1940163
The Protest Movement 1940-1959468
Black Aesthetics Movement 1960-1969658
Neorealism Movement 1970-Present742
African American Literary Criticism951
Writing About African American Literature1112

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