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Cover: Enter the New Negroes: Images of Race in American CultureEnter the New Negroes: Images of Race in American CultureNadell, Martha JaneE-DITION11/29/2004$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
Cover: Being Property Once Myself: Blackness and the End of ManBeing Property Once Myself: Blackness and the End of ManBennett, JoshuaHARDCOVER05/12/2020$35.00
Cover: Drumbeats, Masks, and Metaphor: Contemporary Afro-American TheatreDrumbeats, Masks, and Metaphor: Contemporary Afro-American TheatreFabre, GenevièveHARDCOVER11/29/1983$78.00
Cover: Epistrophies: Jazz and the Literary ImaginationEpistrophies: Jazz and the Literary ImaginationEdwards, Brent HayesHARDCOVER06/05/2017$36.00
Cover: The Harlem Renaissance in Black and WhiteThe Harlem Renaissance in Black and WhiteHutchinson, GeorgeHARDCOVER01/06/1996$74.50
Cover: A Home Elsewhere: Reading African American Classics in the Age of ObamaA Home Elsewhere: Reading African American Classics in the Age of ObamaStepto, Robert B.HARDCOVER05/15/2010$24.50
Cover: Jump Jim Crow: Lost Plays, Lyrics, and Street Prose of the First Atlantic Popular CultureJump Jim Crow: Lost Plays, Lyrics, and Street Prose of the First Atlantic Popular CultureLhamon, W. T.HARDCOVER07/31/2003$74.50
Cover: The Lives of Frederick DouglassThe Lives of Frederick DouglassLevine, Robert S.HARDCOVER01/07/2016$29.95
Cover: On the Trail of Negro Folk-SongsOn the Trail of Negro Folk-SongsScarborough, DorothyHARDCOVER01/01/1925$116.50
Cover: The Origin of OthersThe Origin of OthersMorrison, ToniHARDCOVER09/18/2017$22.95
Cover: Playing in the Dark: Whiteness and the Literary ImaginationPlaying in the Dark: Whiteness and the Literary ImaginationMorrison, ToniHARDCOVER05/01/1992$32.00
Cover: Race and the Totalitarian Century: Geopolitics in the Black Literary ImaginationRace and the Totalitarian Century: Geopolitics in the Black Literary ImaginationRasberry, VaughnHARDCOVER10/03/2016$46.50
Cover: Setting Down the Sacred Past: African-American Race HistoriesSetting Down the Sacred Past: African-American Race HistoriesMaffly-Kipp, Laurie F.HARDCOVER04/30/2010$31.50
Cover: To Shape a New World: Essays on the Political Philosophy of Martin Luther King, Jr.To Shape a New World: Essays on the Political Philosophy of Martin Luther King, Jr.Shelby, Tommie
Terry, Brandon M.
HARDCOVER02/19/2018$35.00
Cover: Black FictionBlack FictionRosenblatt, RogerPAPERBACK01/01/1974$33.50
Cover: Blake; or, The Huts of America: A Corrected EditionBlake; or, The Huts of America: A Corrected EditionDelany, Martin R.
McGann, Jerome
PAPERBACK02/13/2017$20.50
Cover: Color and Culture: Black Writers and the Making of the Modern IntellectualColor and Culture: Black Writers and the Making of the Modern IntellectualPosnock, RossPAPERBACK09/15/2000$37.50
Cover: Ethnic ModernismEthnic ModernismSollors, WernerPAPERBACK11/30/2008$26.00
Cover: A Fool’s ErrandA Fool’s ErrandTourgée, Albion W.
Franklin, John Hope
PAPERBACK01/01/1961$38.00
Cover: Neither Black nor White yet Both: Thematic Explorations of Interracial LiteratureNeither Black nor White yet Both: Thematic Explorations of Interracial LiteratureSollors, WernerPAPERBACK10/15/1999$38.00
Cover: The Practice of Diaspora: Literature, Translation, and the Rise of Black InternationalismThe Practice of Diaspora: Literature, Translation, and the Rise of Black InternationalismEdwards, Brent HayesPAPERBACK07/10/2003$38.50
Cover: Self-Discovery and Authority in Afro-American NarrativeSelf-Discovery and Authority in Afro-American NarrativeSmith, ValeriePAPERBACK10/01/1991$33.50
Cover: Strangers in the Land: Blacks, Jews, Post-Holocaust AmericaStrangers in the Land: Blacks, Jews, Post-Holocaust AmericaSundquist, Eric J.PAPERBACK02/28/2009$32.50
Cover: To Shape a New World: Essays on the Political Philosophy of Martin Luther King, Jr.To Shape a New World: Essays on the Political Philosophy of Martin Luther King, Jr.Shelby, Tommie
Terry, Brandon M.
PAPERBACK01/07/2020$18.95
Cover: To Wake the Nations: Race in the Making of American LiteratureTo Wake the Nations: Race in the Making of American LiteratureSundquist, Eric J.PAPERBACK07/15/1998$59.50
Cover: What Was African American Literature?What Was African American Literature?Warren, Kenneth W.PAPERBACK09/03/2012$17.00
Cover: Word by Word: Emancipation and the Act of WritingWord by Word: Emancipation and the Act of WritingHager, ChristopherPAPERBACK09/07/2015$21.50
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