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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.,
    • American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
    • African American women -- Intellectual life.,
    • Women and literature -- United States.,
    • African American women in literature.,
    • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.),
    • African Americans in literature.,
    • Race in literature.,
    • Sex in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-171) and index.

      StatementAimable Twagilimana.
      SeriesStudies in African American history and culture
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS153.N5 T9 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 177 p. ;
      Number of Pages177
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL687517M
      ISBN 100815329938
      LC Control Number97034472

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