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Fully cross-searchable gateway to Black Studies, including scholarly essays, recent periodicals, historical newspaper articles, reference books, and more. Includes the Black Literature Index (1827-1940) and Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience.
Full text of more than 1,200 plays written from the mid-1800s to the present by more than 200 playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other African diaspora countries.
Each entry in this three volume set includes the author's achievements, biography, analysis of major works, and a bibliography. The third volume includes overview essays on African American long fiction, poetry, short fiction, and drama.
This two volume set features writers of autobiography, drama, essay, fiction, poetry, theory & criticism, and young adult and children's books from 1746 to the present day. Each entry contains a biographical sketch, brief discussion of major works, overview of their critical reception, and a bibliography.