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Books pubblicati nella collana Dover Pubns Paperback con argomento African American Families
Clotel, Or, The President's Daughter
Brown William Wells
edizioni Dover Pubns collana Dover Pubns (Paperback) , 2004
The first novel by an African-American, this dramatic tale describes the fate of a child fathered by Thomas Jefferson with one of his slaves. Although born into slavery, the author escaped bondage to become a prominent reformer and historian. An emotionally powerful depiction of slavery, racial conflict in the antebellum...
Comedy American Style
Fauset Jessie Redmon
edizioni Dover Pubns collana Dover Pubns (Paperback)
The Sport of the Gods
Dunbar Paul Laurence
edizioni Dover Pubns collana Dover Pubns (Paperback) , 2008
A landmark in African-American literature, this powerful novel was among the first realistic depictions of ghetto life and language. Written by a renowned poet, essayist, and lecturer, its fictional portrayal of social and political issues within an early-twentieth-century black community foreshadowed the later works...