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An online collection of poets reading their work. Includes some historical recordings from the late 19th century.
African American National Biography by Henry Louis Gates (Editor); Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham (Editor)
Call Number: 3rd Floor E185.96 .A4466 2008
Publication Date: 2008-02-18
The African American National Biography will present history through a mosaic of the lives of thousands of individuals, illuminating the abiding influence of persons of African descent on the life of this nation from the arrival of Esteban in Spanish Florida in 1529 through to notable black citizens of the present day.
The Norton Anthology of African American Literature by Hortense Spillers (Editor); Nellie Y. McKay (General Editor); Deborah E. McDowell (Editor); Robert G. O'Meally (Editor); Cheryl A. Wall (Editor); Henry Louis Gates (General Editor); William L. Andrews (Editor); Houston A. Baker (Editor); Frances Smith (Editor); Nellie Mckay (General Editor); Arnold Rampersad (Editor)
Call Number: 6th Floor PS508.N3 N67 2004
Publication Date: 2003-12-19
Organized chronologically, this anthology of African-American literature brings together the work of 123 writers from 1746 to the present. This second edition features a varied selection of genres and a wealth of vernacular forms.