Edited by the critically acclaimed Terry McMillan, the award-winning author of five previous novels and recipient of the Essence Award for Excellence in Literature, this is a striking collection of works from contemporary African-American authors, both established and emerging.
This is the first original anthology of African-American writing in over a decade. Featuring works by over fifty African-American writers and a preface by John Edgar Wideman, this amazing anthology showcases some of our best contemporary writers, including: Terry McMillan, Clarence Major, Wanda Coleman, Ntozake Shange, John A. Wiliams, Barbara Summers, Ishmael Reed, and Al Young.
|Publisher:||Penguin Publishing Group|
|Product dimensions:||6.18(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.51(d)|
|Age Range:||18 Years|
About the Author
Terry McMillan is the critically acclaimed, award-winning author of five previous novels and recipient of the Essence Award for Excellence in Literature.
Date of Birth:October 18, 1951
Place of Birth:Port Huron, Michigan
Education:B.S. in journalism, UC-Berkeley, 1979; M.F.A. in film, Columbia University, 1980