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Prentice Hall Anthology of African-American Literature

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ISBN-10: 0130813672

ISBN-13: 9780130813671

Edition: 2000 (Student Manual, Study Guide, etc.)

Authors: Rochelle Smith, Sharon L. Jones

List price: $97.40
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For undergraduate and graduate African American Literature survey courses, undergraduate composition courses from freshman level to advanced, and African American history courses. Tracing African American literary and artistic contributions from the 1700s to the 1990s, this student- and instructor-friendly anthology presents a diverse collection that includes fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, speeches, songs, paintings and photography. Students learn about historical context, literary content, and rhetorical strategiestheir distinctions and connections.
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Book details

List price: $97.40
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 8/19/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 1130
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 2.00" tall
Weight: 3.146
Language: English

The Colonial Period 1746-1800
Excerpt from The Interesting Narrative of The Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African, Written by Himself
On Being Brought from Africa to America
On Imagination, S. M., a Young African Painter, on Seeing His Works
To His Excellency General Washington
Letter to Samson Occom
Bars Fight, August 28, 1746
An Evening Thought: Salvation by Christ with Penitential Cries
The Lover's Farewell
On Liberty and Slavery
The Ante-Bellum Period 1800-1865
From Appeal in Four Articles, Together with a Preamble, to the Coloured Citizens of the World
From Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Written by Herself
The Escape; or, A Leap For Freedom
From Our Nig: Or, Sketches from the Life of a Free Black, in a Two-Story White House, North: Showing that Slavery's Shadows Fall Even There
From Iola Leroy, or Shadows Uplifted
The Two Offers
The Slave Mother. Ethiopia
From The Journals of Charlotte Forten Grimke
From The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave, Written by Himself
Address to the Ohio Women's Rights Convention The Reconstruction Period 1865-1900
From Behind the Scenes, or, Thirty Years a Slave and Four Years in the White House
The Goophered Grapevine
From Hagar's Daughter: A Story of Southern Caste Prejudice
From A Voice From The South: By A Black Woman of The South
We Wear the Mask
Frederick Douglass. When Malindy Sings
The Colored Soldiers
The Harlem Renaissance Period 1900-1940
From The Souls of Black Folk
From Up From Slavery
O Black and Unknown Bards
The Creation. From