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The Resource The Black American writer., Edited by C.W.E. Bigsby

The Black American writer., Edited by C.W.E. Bigsby

Label
The Black American writer.
Title
The Black American writer.
Statement of responsibility
Edited by C.W.E. Bigsby
Creator
Compiler
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bigsby, C. W. E
Dewey number
810.9/9/17496
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
B5
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Baldwin, James
  • Hansberry, Lorraine
  • Hentoff, Nat
  • Dunbar, Paul Laurence
  • Wright, Richard
  • Brooks, Gwendolyn
  • Baraka, Amiri
  • Baldwin, James
  • Baraka, Amiri
  • Brooks, Gwendolyn
  • Dunbar, Paul Laurence
  • Hansberry, Lorraine
  • Hentoff, Nat
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Wright, Richard
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • African Americans in literature
  • African Americans in literature
  • African Americans
  • American literature
Label
The Black American writer., Edited by C.W.E. Bigsby
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • v. 1. Fiction.--v. 2. Poetry and drama
  • Volume I: Fiction -- THE CRITICAL DILEMMA: -- The Black American Writer / C. W. E. Bigsby -- White standards and Negro writing / Richard Gilman -- Our mutual estate: The literature of the American Negro / Theodore Gross -- THE BLACK VIEW: -- Problems of the Negro writer / Langston Hughes and John A. Williams -- The Negro writer: pitfalls and compensations / William Gardner Smith -- The Negro in American culture / James Baldwin, Emile Capouya, Lorraine Hansberry, Nat Hentoff, Langston Hughes, Alfred Kazin -- THE NOVELIST: -- Testing the color line-Dunbar and Chesnutt / Robert Farnsworth -- The lost potential of Richard Wright / Warren French -- Some examples of Faulknerian rhetoric in Ellison's 'Invisible man' / Michael Allen -- An interview with Ralph Ellison / Ralph Ellison and Allen Geller -- James Baldwin: Caliban to Prospero / Brian Lee -- 'Another country': Baldwin's New York novel / Mike Thelwell -- Disturber of the peace: James Baldwin / James Baldwin -- The Negro writer and the Communist Party / Wilson Record -- Contemporary Negro fiction / Hoyt W. Fuller -- The Negro writer as spokesman / James W. Tuttleton
  • Volume II: Poetry and drama. -- THE POET: -- Black Orpheus / Jean-Paul Sartre -- The awakening of American Negro literature 1619-1900 / Gerald Haslam -- Claude McKay and the New Negro of the 1920s / Wayne Cooper -- Poetry in the Harlem Renaissance / Gerald Moore -- Langston Hughes / Allen D. Prowle -- Gwendolyn Brooks: an appreciation from the white suburbs / Dan Jaffee -- Poetry into the 'Sixties / Paul Breman -- THE PLAYWRIGHT: -- The black playwright in the Professional Theatre of the United States of America 1858-1959 / Darwin Turner -- On the emerging playwright / Loften Mitchell -- Three black playwrights: Loften Mitchell, Ossie Davis, Douglas Turner Ward / C. W. E. Bigsby --Lorraine Hansberry / Jordan Miller -- James Baldwin / Walter Meserve -- The Black Arts Movement / Larry Neal -- LeRoi Jones and contemporary black drama / Louis Philips -- Lonne Elder III: an interview / Lonne Elder III -- Harold Cruse: an interview / Harold Cruse
Control code
ocm00058228
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Lccn
79089569
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 68555
  • (OCoLC)00058228
Label
The Black American writer., Edited by C.W.E. Bigsby
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • v. 1. Fiction.--v. 2. Poetry and drama
  • Volume I: Fiction -- THE CRITICAL DILEMMA: -- The Black American Writer / C. W. E. Bigsby -- White standards and Negro writing / Richard Gilman -- Our mutual estate: The literature of the American Negro / Theodore Gross -- THE BLACK VIEW: -- Problems of the Negro writer / Langston Hughes and John A. Williams -- The Negro writer: pitfalls and compensations / William Gardner Smith -- The Negro in American culture / James Baldwin, Emile Capouya, Lorraine Hansberry, Nat Hentoff, Langston Hughes, Alfred Kazin -- THE NOVELIST: -- Testing the color line-Dunbar and Chesnutt / Robert Farnsworth -- The lost potential of Richard Wright / Warren French -- Some examples of Faulknerian rhetoric in Ellison's 'Invisible man' / Michael Allen -- An interview with Ralph Ellison / Ralph Ellison and Allen Geller -- James Baldwin: Caliban to Prospero / Brian Lee -- 'Another country': Baldwin's New York novel / Mike Thelwell -- Disturber of the peace: James Baldwin / James Baldwin -- The Negro writer and the Communist Party / Wilson Record -- Contemporary Negro fiction / Hoyt W. Fuller -- The Negro writer as spokesman / James W. Tuttleton
  • Volume II: Poetry and drama. -- THE POET: -- Black Orpheus / Jean-Paul Sartre -- The awakening of American Negro literature 1619-1900 / Gerald Haslam -- Claude McKay and the New Negro of the 1920s / Wayne Cooper -- Poetry in the Harlem Renaissance / Gerald Moore -- Langston Hughes / Allen D. Prowle -- Gwendolyn Brooks: an appreciation from the white suburbs / Dan Jaffee -- Poetry into the 'Sixties / Paul Breman -- THE PLAYWRIGHT: -- The black playwright in the Professional Theatre of the United States of America 1858-1959 / Darwin Turner -- On the emerging playwright / Loften Mitchell -- Three black playwrights: Loften Mitchell, Ossie Davis, Douglas Turner Ward / C. W. E. Bigsby --Lorraine Hansberry / Jordan Miller -- James Baldwin / Walter Meserve -- The Black Arts Movement / Larry Neal -- LeRoi Jones and contemporary black drama / Louis Philips -- Lonne Elder III: an interview / Lonne Elder III -- Harold Cruse: an interview / Harold Cruse
Control code
ocm00058228
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Lccn
79089569
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 68555
  • (OCoLC)00058228

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