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The Resource African American literature : a guide to reading interests, edited by Alma Dawson and Connie Van Fleet

African American literature : a guide to reading interests, edited by Alma Dawson and Connie Van Fleet

Label
African American literature : a guide to reading interests
Title
African American literature
Title remainder
a guide to reading interests
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alma Dawson and Connie Van Fleet
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Only works by African American authors are included.... Work by writers of the African Diaspora from countries other than the United States is excluded.... Emphasis is on works published between 1990 and 2003.... Novels are the focus of this book, but short story collections are included when they are significant to the genre. Three types of nonfiction have been included[:] ... life stories ... [i]nspirational nonfiction by black authors ... and ... factual works about African Americans on the frontier."--Introd
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9/896073
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
A3364 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dawson, Alma
  • Van Fleet, Connie
Series statement
Genreflecting advisory series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • American literature
  • African Americans in literature
  • African Americans
  • African Americans in literature
Label
African American literature : a guide to reading interests, edited by Alma Dawson and Connie Van Fleet
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 419-431) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. Readers' advisory services / Connie Van Fleet -- Ch. 2. Trends in African American publishing / Alma Dawson -- Ch. 3. Collection development / Alma Dawson -- Ch. 4. Detective and crime fiction / Connie Van Fleet -- Ch. 5. Frontier literature / Jacqueline L. Jones -- Ch. 6. Historical fiction / Ola Carter Riley -- Ch. 7. Inspirational literature / Melanie Sims -- Ch. 8. Life stories / Connie Van Fleet -- Ch. 9. Mainstream fiction / Karen Antell -- Ch. 10. Romance fiction / Dana Watson -- Ch. 11. Speculative fiction / Kari Moore -- Ch. 12. Resources
Control code
56194826
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xx, 470 pages
Isbn
9781563089312
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004048928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)56194826
Label
African American literature : a guide to reading interests, edited by Alma Dawson and Connie Van Fleet
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 419-431) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. Readers' advisory services / Connie Van Fleet -- Ch. 2. Trends in African American publishing / Alma Dawson -- Ch. 3. Collection development / Alma Dawson -- Ch. 4. Detective and crime fiction / Connie Van Fleet -- Ch. 5. Frontier literature / Jacqueline L. Jones -- Ch. 6. Historical fiction / Ola Carter Riley -- Ch. 7. Inspirational literature / Melanie Sims -- Ch. 8. Life stories / Connie Van Fleet -- Ch. 9. Mainstream fiction / Karen Antell -- Ch. 10. Romance fiction / Dana Watson -- Ch. 11. Speculative fiction / Kari Moore -- Ch. 12. Resources
Control code
56194826
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xx, 470 pages
Isbn
9781563089312
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004048928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)56194826

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