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Product Description: This new critique of contemporary African-American fiction explores its intersections with and critiques of the Gothic genre. Wester reveals the myriad ways writers manipulate the genre to critique the gothic's traditional racial ideologies and the mechanisms that were appropriated and re-articulated as a useful vehicle for the enunciation of the peculiar terrors and complexities of black existence in America...read more

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9781137003508 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 27, 2012, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: This new critique of contemporary African-American fiction explores its intersections with and critiques of the Gothic genre.

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Product Description: In African American Political Thought and American Culture, Alex Zamalin argues that African American writers James Baldwin, Ralph Ellison, and Toni Morrison expand the boundaries of American political thought and practice. These three writers uniquely reimagined core American ideals such as freedom, democratic commitment, and generosity, demonstrating that the practice of these values in everyday life, alongside the enactment of public policies and legislation, is essential for achieving racial justice...read more

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9781137528094 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 6, 2015, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: In African American Political Thought and American Culture, Alex Zamalin argues that African American writers James Baldwin, Ralph Ellison, and Toni Morrison expand the boundaries of American political thought and practice.

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Product Description: The period between 1880 and 1918, at the end of which Jim Crow was firmly established and the Great Migration of African Americans was well under way, was not the nadir for black culture, James Smethurst reveals, but instead a time of profound response from African American intellectuals...read more

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9780807834633 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, June 6, 2011, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: The period between 1880 and 1918, at the end of which Jim Crow was firmly established and the Great Migration of African Americans was well under way, was not the nadir for black culture, James Smethurst reveals, but instead a time of profound response from African American intellectuals.

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9780807871850 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, June 6, 2011, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: The period between 1880 and 1918, at the end of which Jim Crow was firmly established and the Great Migration of African Americans was well under way, was not the nadir for black culture, James Smethurst reveals, but instead a time of profound response from African American intellectuals.

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Product Description: Presenting an innovative approach to performance studies and literary history, Soyica Colbert argues for the centrality of black performance traditions to African American literature, including preaching, dancing, blues and gospel, and theatre itself, showing how these performance traditions create the 'performative ground' of African American literary texts...read more

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9781107014381 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 28, 2011, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: Presenting an innovative approach to performance studies and literary history, Soyica Colbert argues for the centrality of black performance traditions to African American literature, including preaching, dancing, blues and gospel, and theatre itself, showing how these performance traditions create the 'performative ground' of African American literary texts.

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Product Description: During the Jim Crow era, African American travelers faced the prospects of violence, harassment, and the denial of services, especially as they made their way throughout the American South. Those who journeyed outside the United States found not only a political and social context that was markedly different from America's, but in their international mobility, they also discovered new ways of identifying themselves in relation to others...read more

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9781625341600 | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, June 30, 2015, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: During the Jim Crow era, African American travelers faced the prospects of violence, harassment, and the denial of services, especially as they made their way throughout the American South.

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9781625341617 | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, June 30, 2015, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: During the Jim Crow era, African American travelers faced the prospects of violence, harassment, and the denial of services, especially as they made their way throughout the American South.

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Product Description: Co-published by Routledge and Edition Synapse Although there are any number of single-volume anthologies on individual writers and movements (e.g. the Harlem Renaissance), African American Writing is the first multi-volume collection to provide users with full coverage of a crucial literary tradition, a tradition that now spans slave texts to novels by Nobel Prize-winning authors, and which is, in the learned editor’s words, ‘intrinsic to America’s self-articulation’...read more
By A. Robert Lee (editor)

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9780415680486 | Routledge, January 15, 2013, cover price $1750.00 | About this edition: Co-published by Routledge and Edition Synapse Although there are any number of single-volume anthologies on individual writers and movements (e.

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Product Description: Werner Sollors’ African American Writing takes a fresh look at what used to be called “Negro literature.” The essays collected here, ranging in topic from Gustavus Vassa/Olaudah Equiano to LeRoi Jones/Amiri Baraka, and in time from the Enlightenment to the Obama presidency, take a literary approach to black writing and present writers as readers and as intellectuals who were or are open to the world...read more

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9781439913369 | Temple Univ Pr, April 29, 2016, cover price $99.50 | About this edition: Werner Sollors’ African American Writing takes a fresh look at what used to be called “Negro literature.

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9781439913376 | Temple Univ Pr, April 29, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Werner Sollors’ African American Writing takes a fresh look at what used to be called “Negro literature.

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Product Description: Winner of the College Language Association Creative Scholarship Award “Brilliant. Alexander helps us to understand the complexities of race, gender, sexuality, migration, and identity as they intersect with creativity. A must-read for those interested in women’s writing today...read more

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9780813049823 | Univ Pr of Florida, June 3, 2014, cover price $74.95 | About this edition: Winner of the College Language Association Creative Scholarship Award “Brilliant.

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9780813062051 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Florida, May 3, 2016), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Winner of the College Language Association Creative Scholarship Award “Brilliant.

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Product Description: Along the Streets of Bronzeville examines the flowering of African American creativity, activism, and scholarship in the South Side Chicago district known as Bronzeville during the period between the Harlem Renaissance in the 1920s and the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s...read more

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9780252037825 | Univ of Illinois Pr, September 10, 2013, cover price $47.00 | About this edition: Along the Streets of Bronzeville examines the flowering of African American creativity, activism, and scholarship in the South Side Chicago district known as Bronzeville during the period between the Harlem Renaissance in the 1920s and the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s.

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Product Description: First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Cary D. Wintz (editor)

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9780815322177 | Routledge, August 1, 1996, cover price $195.00 | About this edition: First published in 1996.

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Product Description: Volume 7 in the Routledge series: The Harlem Renaissance 1920-1940." In the 1980s and early 1990s the scholarly analysis of the Harlem Renaissance became more sophisticated, reflecting increasing interest in the field of African American studies...read more
By Cary D. Wintz (editor)

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9780815322184 | Routledge, August 1, 1996, cover price $190.00 | About this edition: Volume 7 in the Routledge series: The Harlem Renaissance 1920-1940.

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Product Description: Many African diasporic novelists and poets allude to or cite archival documents in their writings, foregrounding the elements of archival research and data in their literary texts, and revising the material remnants of the archive...read more

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9780415821513 | Routledge, March 20, 2013, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Many African diasporic novelists and poets allude to or cite archival documents in their writings, foregrounding the elements of archival research and data in their literary texts, and revising the material remnants of the archive.

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Product Description: During the first generation of black participation in U.S. diplomacy in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, a vibrant community of African American writers and cultural figures worked as U.S. representatives abroad...read more

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9780813933672 | Univ of Virginia Pr, January 15, 2013, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: During the first generation of black participation in U.

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Product Description: During the first generation of black participation in U.S. diplomacy in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, a vibrant community of African American writers and cultural figures worked as U.S. representatives abroad...read more

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9780813933689 | Univ of Virginia Pr, January 15, 2013, cover price $26.50 | About this edition: During the first generation of black participation in U.

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Product Description: Authentic Blackness – «Real» Blackness explores and explains the idea of authenticity, of «keeping it real,» as it relates to the multi-faceted meanings of blackness in the United States and the world. Including reflections on hip-hop, comedy, literature, intellectual history, and autobiography, the collection gives both a broad overview of and intervenes in the debates concerning blackness...read more

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9781433115097 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, June 1, 2011, cover price $131.95 | About this edition: Authentic Blackness – «Real» Blackness explores and explains the idea of authenticity, of «keeping it real,» as it relates to the multi-faceted meanings of blackness in the United States and the world.

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Product Description: Authentic Blackness – «Real» Blackness explores and explains the idea of authenticity, of «keeping it real,» as it relates to the multi-faceted meanings of blackness in the United States and the world. Including reflections on hip-hop, comedy, literature, intellectual history, and autobiography, the collection gives both a broad overview of and intervenes in the debates concerning blackness...read more
By Martin Japtok (editor) and Jerry Rafiki Jenkins (editor)

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9781433115080 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, May 25, 2011, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Authentic Blackness – «Real» Blackness explores and explains the idea of authenticity, of «keeping it real,» as it relates to the multi-faceted meanings of blackness in the United States and the world.

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Product Description: Bearing Witness to African American Literature: Validating and Valorizing Its Authority, Authenticity, and Agency collects twenty-three of Bernard W. Bell's lectures and essays that were first presented between 1968 and 2008. From his role in the culture wars as a graduate student activist in the Black Studies Movement to his work in the transcultural Globalization Movement as an international scholar and Fulbright cultural ambassador in Spain, Portugal, and China, Bell's long and inspiring journey traces the modern institutional origins and the contemporary challengers of African American literary studies...read more

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9780814337141 | Wayne State Univ Pr, May 15, 2012, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Bearing Witness to African American Literature: Validating and Valorizing Its Authority, Authenticity, and Agency collects twenty-three of Bernard W.

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Product Description: In Being Apart, LaRose Parris draws on traditional and radical Western theory to emphasize how nineteenth- and twentieth-century Africana thinkers explored the two principal existential themes of being and freedom prior to existentialism's rise to prominence in postwar European thought...read more

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9780813938127 | Univ of Virginia Pr, July 7, 2015, cover price $59.50 | About this edition: In Being Apart, LaRose Parris draws on traditional and radical Western theory to emphasize how nineteenth- and twentieth-century Africana thinkers explored the two principal existential themes of being and freedom prior to existentialism's rise to prominence in postwar European thought.

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9780813938134 | Univ of Virginia Pr, July 7, 2015, cover price $24.50 | About this edition: In Being Apart, LaRose Parris draws on traditional and radical Western theory to emphasize how nineteenth- and twentieth-century Africana thinkers explored the two principal existential themes of being and freedom prior to existentialism's rise to prominence in postwar European thought.
9780534726485, titled "Ethics Discovering Right and Wrong" | Custom edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2000), cover price $110.95 | also contains Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong

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Product Description: Black Atlas presents definitive new approaches to black geography. It focuses attention on the dynamic relationship between place and African American literature during the long nineteenth century, a volatile epoch of national expansion that gave rise to the Civil War, Reconstruction, pan-Americanism, and the black novel...read more

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9780822357971 | Duke Univ Pr, June 19, 2015, cover price $94.95 | About this edition: Black Atlas presents definitive new approaches to black geography.

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9780822358114 | Duke Univ Pr, June 19, 2015, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Black Atlas presents definitive new approaches to black geography.

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Product Description: The Black Cultural Front describes how the social and political movements that grew out of the Depression facilitated the left turn of several African American artists and writers. The Communist-led John Reed Clubs brought together black and white writers in writing collectives...read more

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9781617032691 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, May 7, 2012, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: The Black Cultural Front describes how the social and political movements that grew out of the Depression facilitated the left turn of several African American artists and writers.

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9781628461718 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, September 1, 2014, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The Black Cultural Front describes how the social and political movements that grew out of the Depression facilitated the left turn of several African American artists and writers.
9780380769124, titled "The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide, 1992" | 22nd edition (Avon Books, May 1, 1992), cover price $15.00 | also contains The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide, 1992 | About this edition: Lists current prices for comic books and offers advice on collecting, storing, and selling them

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Product Description:  Black Internationalist Feminism examines how African American women writers affiliated themselves with the post-World War II Black Communist Left and developed a distinct strand of feminism. This vital yet largely overlooked feminist tradition built upon and critically retheorized the postwar Left's "nationalist internationalism," which connected the liberation of Blacks in the United States to the liberation of Third World nations and the worldwide proletariat...read more

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9780252079641 | Reprint edition (Univ of Illinois Pr, August 1, 2013), cover price $27.00 | About this edition:  Black Internationalist Feminism examines how African American women writers affiliated themselves with the post-World War II Black Communist Left and developed a distinct strand of feminism.

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Product Description:   Black Internationalist Feminism examines how African American women writers affiliated themselves with the post-World War II Black Communist Left and developed a distinct strand of feminism. This vital yet largely overlooked feminist tradition built upon and critically retheorized the postwar Left's "nationalist internationalism," which connected the liberation of Blacks in the United States to the liberation of Third World nations and the worldwide proletariat...read more

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9780252036507 | Univ of Illinois Pr, December 1, 2011, cover price $95.00 | About this edition:   Black Internationalist Feminism examines how African American women writers affiliated themselves with the post-World War II Black Communist Left and developed a distinct strand of feminism.

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Product Description: The Black Pacific Narrative: Geographic Imaginings of Race and Empire between the World Wars chronicles the profound shift in geographic imaginings that occurred in African American culture as the United States evolved into a bioceanic global power...read more

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9781611686128 | Dartmouth College, November 4, 2014, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: The Black Pacific Narrative: Geographic Imaginings of Race and Empire between the World Wars chronicles the profound shift in geographic imaginings that occurred in African American culture as the United States evolved into a bioceanic global power.

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9781611686135 | Dartmouth College, November 4, 2014, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: The Black Pacific Narrative: Geographic Imaginings of Race and Empire between the World Wars chronicles the profound shift in geographic imaginings that occurred in African American culture as the United States evolved into a bioceanic global power.

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