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African Americans Intellectual Life
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Africa to America : from the Middle Passage through the 1930s



New York, NY : Britannica Educational Pub. in association with Rosen Educational Services, 2011. 2011

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African American almanac : 400 years of triumph, courage and excellence


Bracks, Lean'tin L.
Canton, MI : Visible Ink Press, [2012] 2012

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African American literature


Currie, Stephen, 1960-
Detroit : Lucent Books, [2011] 2011

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African-American poets : Phillis Wheatley through Melvin B. Tolson



Philadelphia : Chelsea House Publishers, [2003] 2003

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African-American poets.



New York : Bloom's Literary Criticism/Chelsea House, [2009] 2009

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African-American poets.



New York : Bloom's Literary Criticism, 2010. 2010

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African American writers and journalists


Scarbrough, Mary Hertz.
Philadelphia : Mason Crest Publishers, 2013. 2013

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African Americans


Boyle, David, 1958-
Hauppauge, NY : Barron's, 2003. 2003

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Afro-American poets since 1955



Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., [1985] 1985

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Afro-American writers after 1955 : dramatists and prose writers



Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., [1985] 1985

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Anger, and beyond: the Negro writer in the United States.


Hill, Herbert, 1924-2004, editor.
New York : Harper & Row, [1966] 1966

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The art and imagination of W.E.B. Du Bois


Rampersad, Arnold.
New York : Schocken Books, 1990. 1990

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Beats, rhymes & life : what we love and hate about hip-hop



New York : Harlem Moon/Broadway Books, [2007] 2007

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Best African American essays .



New York : Bantam Books, c2009- 2009

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Black American writing from the nadir : the evolution of a literary tradition, 1877-1915


Bruce, Dickson D., 1946-
Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [1989] 1989

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Black culture and the Harlem Renaissance


Wintz, Cary D., 1943-
Houston, Tex. : Rice University Press, 1988. 1988

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Black genius : African American solutions to African American problems



New York : W.W. Norton, [1999] 1999

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Black genius and the American experience


Russell, Dick.
New York : Carroll & Graf, 1999. 1999

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Black genius and the American experience


Russell, Dick.
New York : Carroll & Graf, 1998. 1998

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The Black list


Greenfield-Sanders, Timothy.
New York : Atria Books, 2008. 2008

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The Black list [volume 1]



[New York] : Home Box Office, 2008. 2008

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Breaking bread : insurgent Black intellectual life


hooks, bell, 1952-
Boston, MA : South End Press, [1991] 1991

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  E185.86 .H735 1991    AVAILABLE
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Claude McKay : rebel sojourner in the Harlem Renaissance : a biography


Cooper, Wayne F.
Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [1987] 1987

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PS3525.A24785 Z63 1987    AVAILABLE
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The complete encyclopedia of African American history



[Chalfont, PA] : African American Publications, [2014]. 2014

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The complete encyclopedia of African American history.



[Chalfont, PA] : African American Publications, [2014] 2014

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Conjugal union : the body, the house, and the Black American


Reid-Pharr, Robert, 1965-
New York : Oxford University Press, 1999. 1999

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The crisis of the Negro intellectual.


Cruse, Harold.
New York : Morrow, 1967. 1967

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The crisis of the Negro intellectual


Cruse, Harold.
New York : Quill, 1984. 1984

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The dark fantastic : race and the imagination from Harry Potter to The hunger games


Thomas, Ebony Elizabeth, 1977- author.
New York : New York University Press, [2019] 2019

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Distributed Blackness : African American cybercultures


Brock, André L., Jr., author.
New York : New York University Press, [2020] 2020

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Encyclopedia of African-American literature



New York, NY : Facts On File, [2007] 2007

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Everything but the burden : what white people are taking from Black culture



New York : Broadway Books, 2003. 2003

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Gwendolyn Brooks : poetry & the heroic voice


Melhem, D. H.
Lexington, Ky : University Press of Kentucky, [1987] 1987

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Harlem Renaissance



San Diego, Calif. : Greenhaven Press, 2003. 2003

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The Harlem Renaissance : an African American cultural movement


Orr, Tamra, author.
New York : Lucent Press, [2019] 2019

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The Harlem renaissance : the one and the many


Helbling, Mark Irving, 1938-
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1999. 1999

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PS153.N5 H38 1999    AVAILABLE
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Harlem speaks : a living history of the Harlem Renaissance



Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, [2007] 2007

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Harlem : the crucible of modern African American culture


Bascom, Lionel C., author.
Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2017] 2017

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A history of Afro-American literature


Jackson, Blyden.
Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, c1989- 1989

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PS153 .N5 J33 1989    AVAILABLE
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How I wrote Jubilee and other essays on life and literature


Walker, Margaret, 1915-1998.
New York : Feminist Press at The City University of New York, 1990. 1990

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In the break : the aesthetics of the Black radical tradition


Moten, Fred.
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2003] 2003

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Invisible poets; Afro-Americans of the nineteenth century


Sherman, Joan R.
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [1974] 1974

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It's bigger than hip-hop : the rise of the post-hip-hop generation


Asante, Molefi K., 1981-
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2008. 2008

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Jubilee : the emergence of African-American culture


Dodson, Howard.
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Books, [2002] 2002

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A life of Gwendolyn Brooks


Kent, George E., 1920-1982.
Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, [1990] 1990

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PS3503.R7244 Z73 1990    AVAILABLE
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Living our stories, telling our truths : autobiography and the making of the African-American intell


Franklin, V. P. (Vincent P.), 1947-
New York : Scribner, [1995] 1995

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  E185.96 .F74 1995    AVAILABLE
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Malcolm X as cultural hero : and other Afrocentric essays


Asante, Molefi Kete, 1942-
Trenton, N.J. : Africa World Press, [1993] 1993

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 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  E 185.625 .A83 1993    AVAILABLE
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Masterplots II.



Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, [1994] 1994

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The militant black writer in Africa and the United States


Cook, Mercer, 1903-1987.
Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, 1969. 1969

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PS153 .N5 C65    AVAILABLE
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