A whopping 2, pages, The Norton Anthology of African American Literature was 10 years in the making, and it proves to have been well worth the wait. "The second edition of this landmark anthology brings together the work of writers in the most comprehensive collection of African American writing. Collaborating on The Norton Anthology of African American Literature, editors Henry Louis Gates Jr. and Nellie Y. McKay have compiled what may be the.
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An exciting revision of the best-selling anthology for African American literary survey courses. The much-anticipated Third Edition brings together the work of Second Edition. Paperback. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (General Editor, Harvard University), Nellie Y. McKay (General Editor, University of Wisconsin, Madison). This Norton Critical Edition of Solomon Northup's harrowing autobiography is based on the first The Norton Anthology of African American Literature.
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Henry Louis Gates , Nellie Y. McKay , Robert G. Representing over years of writing in all genres, the second edition offers eleven major works in their entirety.
The anthology opens with a generous section of blues, spirituals, jazz, hip-hop, sermons, and speeches, many of which are brought to life on the expanded two-CD set which includes vocal and instrumental pieces from ragtime to Motown, and twenty-four speeches, readings, and performances by powerful voices from Booker T.
Washington to Rita Dove. With a general introduction by Henry Louis Gates Jr.
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Seller Inventory Brand new Book. The much-anticipated Third Edition brings together the work of writers from to the present writing in all genres, as well as performers of vernacular forms from spirituals and sermons to jazz and hip hop. Fresh scholarship, new visuals and media, and new selections with an emphasis on contemporary writers combine to make The Norton Anthology of African American Literature an even better teaching tool for instructors and an unmatched value for students.
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Way to make me feel like a chump, Adam. From novel excerpts to rap and hip hop lyrics to poetry to audio accompaniment, it's all here.
This anthology is amazing, literally drawing from every facet of the African American written word. It includes anonymous slave songs; it includes the big names in contemporary literature; it includes everything in between.
Common themes are explored throughout, sometimes overtly and sometimes implicitly. Despite the all-encompassing nature of the volume, common threads definitely run throughout.
We know Norton is the best. This is why.Editor of the collection Comparative American Identities: Fresh scholarship, new visuals and media, and new selections with an emphasis on contemporary writers combine to make The Norton Anthology of African American Literature an even better teaching tool for instructors and an unmatched value for students.
O'Meally Ph. Upon its publication in , Up From Slavery became the most influential book written by an African American. McKay have compiled what may be the definitive collection of its kind. This book includes includes the work of writers over two centuries, inclu Nellie Y.
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