The first African American to publish a book in the South, the author of the first female slave narrative in the United States, the father of black nationalism in America--these and other founders of African American literature have a surprising connectioEminently suited to intellectual leadership in black America, she excelled as a teacher in a variety of African American ... Although a collection of speeches and essays (like Du Boisa#39;s The Souls of Black Folk published eleven years later), anbsp;...
|Title||:||The North Carolina Roots of African American Literature|
|Author||:||William L. Andrews|
|Publisher||:||Univ of North Carolina Press - 2006|