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Black writers, white audience

Phanuel Akubueze Egejuru

Black writers, white audience

a critical approach to African literature

by Phanuel Akubueze Egejuru

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Published by Exposition Press in Hicksville, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • African fiction (English) -- History and criticism.,
    • African fiction (French) -- History and criticism.,
    • Authors, African -- Interviews.,
    • Authorship.,
    • Africa -- Languages.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 245-255.

      StatementPhanuel Akubueze Egejuru.
      SeriesAn Exposition-university book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9344 .E35
      The Physical Object
      Pagination255 p. ;
      Number of Pages255
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4573037M
      ISBN 100682489778
      LC Control Number77094306
      OCLC/WorldCa4250656

      Black History Month gives us 29 days to honor African Americans and the ever-expanding contributions they make to culture. Literature in particular has been a space for black authors to tell their.   Similarly, in his book The Scholar Denied, Aldon Morris explores black intellectual practice, but during a time when many white audiences expressed little interest in the insights of black intellectuals, even of the preeminent W. E. B. Du Bois. Placing these books in conversation illuminates the costs and benefits of racial authenticity in the.

      Author Carleen Brice recommends titles in honor of National Buy a Book by a Black Author and Give It to Somebody Not Black Month, the book-buying campaign she launched last year to heighten awareness of black authors who aren't as famous as Toni . Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and

        Black-owned publishers and presses have long been a part of the American publishing industry. The s and s especially saw a massive boom in black-owned publishers, with presses—both general and specialized—springing up in cities across the country. And many writers have pointed out how silly (and damaging to sales) it is that black authors as different from one another as James Baldwin and Zane are often lumped together in the "African Author: The Root Staff.


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