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Sherley Anne Williams's Dessa Rose: An American Sisterhood in Black and White. Bensedik, Ahmed N. Critical essay Apr 1, 2020 6170
Beyond Black History Month. Brief article Apr 1, 2017 176
Inside person life. Davis, Crystal Brief article Jan 16, 2014 156
African American Literary Counter-narratives in the Post-Civil Rights Era. Clyburn, Tifffani A. Author abstract Mar 1, 2012 296
Rena's two bodies: gender and whiteness in Charles Chesnutt's The House Behind the Cedars. Ryan, Melissa Critical essay Mar 22, 2011 8518
The continuing relevance of Black Awakening in Capitalist America: towards the decolonization of the US Empire. Grosfoguel, Ramon; Maldonado-Torres, Nelson Critical essay Jun 22, 2010 1358
Anti-colonial media: the continuing impact of Robert L. Allen's Black Awakening in Capitalist America. Ball, Jared A. Critical essay Jun 22, 2010 8550
The contemporary crisis of neo-liberalism and Black Power today. Barlow, Andrew L. Critical essay Jun 22, 2010 6688
Eyes wide open: a case study reflecting on Black Awakening. Bascomb, Lia Critical essay Jun 22, 2010 3337
"Yours, for the cause": the Christian Recorder writings of Lizzie Hart. Gardner, Eric Essay Jun 1, 2010 3557
Review essay: performing the twenty-first century tragic mulatto: black, white, and Jewish: autobiography of a shifting self, by Rebecca Walker. Joseph, Ralina Critical essay Sep 22, 2009 6505
'Flesh and blood': autobiographical 'material' between fiction and non-fiction. Raynaud, Claudine Essay Jun 22, 2009 7115
The case against Whiteness in William Wells Brown's Clotel. Frye, Katie Critical essay Jun 22, 2009 5464
The Centennial Richard Wright Conference in Paris. Boyd, Melba Joyce Cover story Mar 22, 2009 5113
Becoming: Richard Wright and the WPA. Davis, Thadious M. Essay Mar 22, 2009 3938
"White people to either side": Native Son and the poetics of space. Soto, Isabel Critical essay Mar 22, 2009 2719
Not everybody's protest film, either: Native Son among controversial film adaptations. Laws, Page Critical essay Mar 22, 2009 4735
Red, white, and the blues: translating the existentialism in Richard Wright's fiction into film. Boyd, Melba Joyce Essay Mar 22, 2009 3572
On "third consciousness" in the fiction of Richard Wright. Xu, Chen Critical essay Mar 22, 2009 3460
Dissecting The Long Dream: the revelation of secrets on the path to manhood. Colonna, Corry A. Critical essay Mar 22, 2009 3427
Richard Wright, The Outsider and the empire of liberal pluralism: race and American expansion after World War II. Keith, Joseph Critical essay Mar 22, 2009 5268
Teaching Richard Wright's Haiku in Japan. Kiuchi, Toru Critical essay Mar 22, 2009 1702
"Bigger in Nazi Germany": transcultural confrontations of Richard Wright and Hans Jurgen Massaquoi. Mehring, Frank Mar 22, 2009 5289
Jena, Abu Ghraib, and Katrina: using popular culture to teach Wright's works. Madigan, Mark Critical essay Mar 22, 2009 3588
Straightjacketed into the future: Richard Wright and the ambiguities of decolonization. Zangari, Sostene Massimo Critical essay Mar 22, 2009 4107
Talk about the South: unspeakable things unspoken in Zora Neale Hurston's Seraph on the Suwanee. Charles, John C. Critical essay Jan 1, 2009 13944
"So amiable and good": Hannah Crafts's The Bondwoman's Narrative and its lineages. Ellis, R.J. Critical essay Jan 1, 2009 9904
Career spotlight: moving onward & upward. Samuels, Adrienne P. Dec 1, 2008 866
Uncle Tom's children revisited. Ward, Jerry W., Jr. Sep 22, 2008 3404
The multiple frames for a dynamic diaspora in Richard Wright's Black Power. Dunbar, Eve Critical essay Sep 22, 2008 3622
Richard Wright and digital movements. Rambsy, Howard, II Sep 22, 2008 2551
An "other" destiny: mimesis, parody, and assimilation. Sivanarayanan, Anushiya Sep 22, 2008 8679
Look left, look Wright: observations from the City of Light. Jalivay, Nita Sep 22, 2008 5657
"What would be on the other side?": spectrality and spirit work in Toni Morrison's Paradise. Anderson, Melanie R. Critical essay Jun 22, 2008 10311
Creative 'sons: with powerful prose, male authors explore the challenges of Black America. Bennett, Joy T. Jun 1, 2008 543
Love's time and the reader: ethical effects of Nachtraglichkeit in Toni Morrison's Love. Wyatt, Jean Critical essay May 1, 2008 15469
2009 May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecturer. Brief article Apr 1, 2008 269
Coretta Scott King Awards. Brief article Apr 1, 2008 218
Focalization as education: the race relation optimism of the narrator of Charles Chesnutt's The Marrow of Tradition (1901). Hamilton, Geordie Mar 22, 2008 9905
The role of dialect representation in speaking from the margins: "The Lesson" of Toni Cade Bambara. Wright, Katy M. Mar 22, 2008 4614
"You ... could never be mistaken": reading Alice Dunbar-Nelson's rhetorical diversions in The Goodness of St. Rocque and Other Stories. Strychacz, Thomas Critical essay Mar 22, 2008 8005
Audre Lorde's "Afterimages": history, scripture, myth, and nightmare. Kolin, Philip C. Critical essay Jan 1, 2008 1535
On the radar. Brief article Jan 1, 2008 168
Postmodernism, pop music, and blues practice in Nelson George's post-soul culture. Jones, David M. Critical essay Dec 22, 2007 17193
An end of Southern history: the down-home quests of Toni Morrison and Colson Whitehead. Ramsey, William Critical essay Dec 22, 2007 10803
Could this be his last? Easy Rawlins is back on the streets of L.A. to sore a crime that threatens the lives of his closest friends. Holloway, Lynette R. Oct 1, 2007 445
Playing on the "darky": blackface minstrelsy, identity construction, and the deconstruction of race in Toni Morrison's Paradise. Williams, Dana A. Sep 22, 2007 8017
Richard Wright's 12 Million Black Voices and World War II-era civic nationalism. Shiffman, Dan Critical essay Sep 22, 2007 8879
"The uses and hazards of expatriation": Richard Wright's cosmopolitanism in process. Weik, Alexa Critical essay Sep 22, 2007 10399
"Simply a menaced boy": analogizing color, undoing dominance in James Baldwin's Giovanni's Room. Abur-Rahman, Aliyyah I. Critical essay Sep 22, 2007 6213
Harlem is burning: urban rioting and the "black underclass" in Chester Himes's Blind Man with a Pistol. Heise, Thomas Critical essay Sep 22, 2007 12859
William Wells Brown's Narrative & traveling subjectivity. Lucasi, Stephen Critical essay Sep 22, 2007 11641
Object written, written object: slavery, scarring, and complications of authorship in Beloved. Durkin, Anita Critical essay Sep 22, 2007 10599
Bourgeois blackness and autobiographical authenticity in Ellen Tarry's The Third Door. Brown, Stephanie Critical essay Sep 22, 2007 8873
Emma Dunham Kelley-Hawkins 1863-1938. Flynn, Katherine E. Biography Jun 1, 2007 4471
Louisa Picquet c. 1829-1896. Pitts, Reginald H. Biography Jun 1, 2007 5508
Fraudulent bodies/fraught methodologies. Brooks, Daphne A. Jun 1, 2007 2811
Addition by subtraction: toward a literary history of racial representation. Jarrett, Gene Andrew Jun 1, 2007 2787
"Hurry up, please. It's time," said the white Rabbit as S/he followed Bre'r Rabbit into the briar patch. Foster, Frances Smith Jun 1, 2007 3626
Racial recovery, racial death: an introduction in four parts. Foreman, P. Gabrielle; Sherrard-Johnson, Cherene Jun 1, 2007 5711
Coloring history and mixing race in Levina Urbino's Sunshine in the Palace and Cottage and Louise Heaven's In Bonds. Gardner, Eric Essay Jun 1, 2007 9293
Sowing seeds in an untilled field: temperance and race, indeterminacy and recovery in Frances E. W. Harper's Sowing and Reaping. Fulton, DoVeanna S. Jun 1, 2007 7472
Radical tea: racial misrecognition and the politics of consumption in Emma Dunham Kelley-Hawkins's Four Girls at Cottage City. Sherrard-Johnson, Cherene Jun 1, 2007 9906
Reading/photographs: Emma Dunham Kelley-Hawkins's Four Girls at Cottage City, Victoria Earle Matthews, and the Woman's Era. Foreman, P. Gabrielle Essay Jun 1, 2007 11776
The south in Richard Wright's haiku. Zheng, Jianqing Critical essay Mar 1, 2007 859
Immigration and labor patterns in Toni Morrison's Sula. Sathyaraj, V.; Neelakantan, G. Critical essay Mar 1, 2007 943
Disrupting racial performances in Amiri Baraka's Police. Kolin, Philip C. Critical essay Jan 1, 2007 1181
"Face to face": localizing Lucy Delaney's From the Darkness Cometh the Light. Gardner, Eric Jan 1, 2007 9944
Beloved beloved. Dodson, Angela P. Editorial Jul 1, 2006 576
Sizzling. Jul 1, 2006 2368
Beyond funny: black voices in the world of comics and graphic novels. Fleming, Robert Jul 1, 2006 2352
Other noteworthy faith titles. Jul 1, 2006 92
Hardcover. Jul 1, 2006 330
Paperback. Jul 1, 2006 356
Richard B. Moore, radical politics, and the Afro-American history movement: the formation of a revolutionary tradition in African American intellectual culture. McClendon, John M. Jul 1, 2006 16070
Que(e)rying the prison-house of Black male desire: homosociality in Ernest Gaines's "three men". Clark, Keith Critical essay Jun 22, 2006 9794
Revising critical judgments of The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man. Andrade, Heather Russell Critical essay Jun 22, 2006 8221
The conspiracy of masculinity in Ishmael Reed. Strombeck, Andrew Critical essay Jun 22, 2006 7278
The art of Tom Dent: notes on early evidence. Ward, Jerry W., Jr. Critical essay Jun 22, 2006 3419
The need to speak: Tom Dent and the shaping of a black aesthetic. Thomas, Lorenzo Critical essay Jun 22, 2006 7801
Tom Dent's role in the organizational mentoring of African American Southern writers: a memoir. Gex Breaux, Quo Vadis Biography Jun 22, 2006 2959
Flying off the shelves. May 1, 2006 775
The Black Collegian[R]: a retrospective; A sampling of the people and topics from these pages over the past 35 years. Ikeda, Stewart David Apr 1, 2006 6025
Advanced, repressed, and popular: Langston Hughes during the cold war (1). Scott, Jonathan Critical essay Mar 22, 2006 9743
Nellie McKay--a memorial. Moody, Joycelyn Editorial Mar 22, 2006 20931
Traveling identities: mixed race quests and Fran Ross's Oreo. Leverette, Tru Mar 22, 2006 7631
Fading to white, fading away: biracial bodies in Michelle Cliff's Abeng and Danzy Senna's Caucasia. Dagbovie, Sika Alaine Mar 22, 2006 10732
Oratory, embodiment, and US citizenship in Sutton E. Griggs's Imperium in Imperio. Karafilis, Maria Mar 22, 2006 11255
"In the glad flesh of my fear": Corporeal Inscriptions in Richard Bruce Nugent's Geisha Man. Schmidt, Tyler T. Mar 22, 2006 6654
Comic relief. Dodson, Angela P. Brief article Mar 1, 2006 157
Script for success: Michael Ajakwe's Pipedream press publishes works by him and other playwrights. Johnson, Pamela K. Interview Mar 1, 2006 1230
Singular notes: self-published writers share the limelight. Lansana, Quraysh Ali Mar 1, 2006 1189
The short fiction of George Wylie Henderson. Nicholls, David G. Column Dec 22, 2005 5199
Freak shows, spectacles, and carnivals: reading Jonathan Demme's beloved. Wardi, Anissa Janine Dec 22, 2005 8643
"The soul has bandaged moments": reading the African American gothic in Wright's "big boy leaves home," Morrison's beloved, and Gomez's Gilda. Bryant, Cedric Gael Dec 22, 2005 7867
The Loeb and Leopold Case: a neglected source for Richard Wright's native son. Butler, Robert Dec 22, 2005 8204
The politics of reading Richard Wright: Black Boy as ideological critique. Young, Robert Critical essay Dec 22, 2005 5794
J. Everett Prewitt's debut novel, Snake Walker (Northland Publishing Company, March 2005) placed first for fiction in the 2nd Annual Los Angeles Black Book Expo and was a semifinalist in the Independent Publisher Book Awards-2005 in New York City. Dodson, Angela P. Brief Article Sep 1, 2005 81
Sacred ground: the Schomburg is the neighborhood library to students of black history and to great scholars who mine its vast collections for clues to the "lost" history of a people. Boyd, Herb Sep 1, 2005 2661
Classically black: African American presses and new imprints lead the trend in reissuing important works for a new day. Simon, Denise Sep 1, 2005 2240
Troubled minds: a best-selling author's latest novel peers into the pit of mental health care. Alexander, Amy Interview Sep 1, 2005 1244
Flying off the shelves. Sep 1, 2005 714
Noteworthy titles. Jul 1, 2005 426
Fresh breezes: spend the summer discovering new writers. Jul 1, 2005 5165
The art of brevity: collections from two masters raise the question: what ever happened to short stories? Young, Earni Jul 1, 2005 1399
Preparation meets opportunity lofty book events are golden for the independent author. Murray, Victoria Christopher Jul 1, 2005 970
Among friends: young readers give author Marie Bradby feedback on her book and their lives. Baye, Betty Winston Panel Discussion Jul 1, 2005 2881
Flying off the shelves. Jul 1, 2005 776
"Bold defiance took its place"--"respect" and self-making in Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave. Brewton, Vince Critical essay Jun 22, 2005 5586
Starting over: the retiring co-owner of Hue-Man Bookstore in Harlem reflects on a life in bookselling. Villarosa, Clara C. May 1, 2005 1200
West Coast kinfolk: in Los Angeles, Chris Abani and Kamau Daaood stand out as strong limbs on the family tree of literature. Datcher, Michael May 1, 2005 1515
"Civil" War wounds: William Wells Brown, violence, and the domestic narrative. James, Jennifer Mar 22, 2005 10158
Dethroning king-makers: how detective fiction allowed Chester Himes to speak his mind. Crawford, Norlisha Mar 22, 2005 7617
Things fall apart: Chester Himes--writing and rejection. Bernard, Louise Biography Mar 22, 2005 11419
Romance at any age: a daughter's curiosity brings back a writer's long ago memories of sneaking Mama's romance novels from under the bed and urges her to write for every generation. Palfrey, Evelyn Editorial Jan 1, 2005 1470
The ministry of fiction: Sharon Ewell Foster found an eager audience when she finally answered the call to write. Stanley, Kathryn V. Jan 1, 2005 603
"One was a woman, the other a man": a psychoanalytic study of sexual identity in the novels of Toni Morrison. Warde, Anthony Critical essay Jan 1, 2005 9619
Books to treasure: Kerrie Cotton Williams celebrates a literary history. Drakes, Sean Nov 1, 2004 343
Celebrating love, honor and achievement: gifts for bookloving moms and dads, newlyweds and grads. Osborne, Gwendolyn E. Buyers Guide May 1, 2004 558
The dream lives on. Jan 1, 2004 408
Black America's popular historian: Lerone Bennett Jr. almost retired after 50 years at Ebony. Now his next five books, like his first 10 works, will have to be written after hours, too. Dawkins, Wayne Jan 1, 2004 882
Guess who's coming to a theater near you? Only a few movies adapted from books by black authors make their way to the silver screen. A handful of intriguing projects now in development are poised to beat new and diversified paths through Hollywood. Ross, Michael E. Jan 1, 2004 1403
Blair Underwood goes for the greenlight: a six-year journey to develop and star in a film based on Tananarive Due's My Soul to Keep catches fire in a partnership with an enthusiastic studio. Here's the story so far in bringing one popular black novel to the screen. McHenry, Susan Cover Story Jan 1, 2004 1686
To each, his or her own genre: five hot African American writers who are creating novels for every kind of popular taste. Davis, Bernadette Adams Jan 1, 2004 1101
Janet Hill of Doubleday/Broadway/Harlem Moon acquired award-winning author J. California Cooper's next short-story collection and novel for close to $500,000 for the Doubleday imprints. (Six-Figure Specials). Jones, Mondella S. Brief Article May 1, 2003 82
Hip-hop by the book: from scholarly titles to children's books, hip-hop takes on a new life in print. Venable, Malcolm Critical Essay May 1, 2003 1111
Adero also acquired A Wealth of Wisdom Legendary African American Elders Speak edited by Dr. Camille O. Cosby and Renee Poussaint for publication in fall 2003. (Deals). Jones, Mondella S. Brief Article May 1, 2003 150
The fire still burns: a new one-man show and television documentary remind us that the life and work of James Baldwin continue to resonate. Ehrenstein, David Mar 4, 2003 622
The big book push: from the King holiday through Black History Month, publishers do their biggest business in African-American books. But is it the best way to promote black literary culture? Irish-Underwood, Lesleigh Jan 1, 2003 1775
Call him Ishmael: the controversial (some say reckless) cultural critic Ishmael Reed returns a new collection of essays appropriately titled Another Day at the Front. Thompson, Clifford Jan 1, 2003 2306
"Illuminating the darkened corridors": an interview with Alexs Pate. Link, Katherine Interview Dec 22, 2002 8468
Crossing Western space, or the HooDoo detective on the boundary in Ishmael Reed's Mumbo Jumbo. Swope, Richard Dec 22, 2002 11100
The best of 2002. Bibliography Nov 1, 2002 1223
New horror novel set in the deep South. Brief Article Feb 20, 2002 103
A Manuscript of Their Own. Houser, Pat Brief Article Jul 1, 2001 1003
Road Trippin' With Books On Tape. Roby, Cynthia A. Brief Article Jul 1, 2001 639
on the shelf. BASHIR, SAMIYA A. Nov 1, 2000 609
Faith flight (from Salvation Song). Young, Reggie Excerpt Mar 22, 2000 8595
Flying Home and Other Stories. Short Story Mar 1, 1997 3534
Invisible Ink? LARSON, CHARLES R. Mar 1, 1997 2548
A chronicle of words and images. Padgett, Tania Feb 1, 1996 1008
"A woman speaks ... I am woman and not white": politics of voice, tactical essentialism, and cultural intervention in Audre Lorde's activist poetics and practice. Carr, Brenda Jun 1, 1993 9052
When de Co'n Pone's Hot. Dunbar, Paul Laurence Reference Source Jan 1, 1991 532

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