The Black American Short Story in the 20th Century

A Collection of Critical Essays

ISBN 9789060320853 | EUR 68.00 | USD 102.00
ISBN 9789027272621 | EUR 68.00 | USD 102.00
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This volume is a collection of essays on black short stories written between 1998 and 1976. It aims to say something about the black short story as a genre and the development of the racial situation in America as well. The primary aim is to introduce the reader to this long neglected genre of black fiction. In contrast to the black novel, the short story has hardly been given extensive criticism, let alone serious attention. The individual essays of this collection aim at presenting new points of critical orientation in the hope of reviving and fostering further discussions. They provide a variety of approaches, and a great diversity of critical points of view.
[Not in series - Grüner, 133] 1977.  vii, 209 pp.
Publishing status: Available | Original publisher:B.R. Grüner Publishing Company
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Literature & Literary Studies

English literature & literary studies

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DSB: Literary studies: general

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U.S. Library of Congress Control Number:  78306192 | Marc record