Authors & Events
Jan 15, 2000
| ISBN 9781598532128
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Jan 15, 2000 | ISBN 9781598532128
The ten works collected in this volume demonstrate how a diverse group of writers challenged the conscience of a nation and laid the foundations of the African American literary tradition by expressing their in anger, pain, sorrow, and courage.Included in the volume: Narrative of the Most Remarkable Particulars in the Life of James Albert Ukawsaw Gronniosaw; Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano; The Confessions of Nat Turner; Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass; Narrative of William W. Brown; Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb; Narrative of Sojouner Truth; Ellen and William Craft’s Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom; Harriet Jacobs’ Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl and Narrative of the Life of J. D.Green.
Henry Louis Gates, Jr., volume editor, is W. E. B. Du Bois Professor of the Humanities and Director of the… More about Henry Louis Gates
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