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DetailsThese 29 outstanding stories include the works of Ralph Ellison, W. E. B. Du Bois, Zora Neale Hurston, Langston Hughes, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Claude McKay, Jamaica Kincaid, and others.From the turn of the twentieth century come Alice Ruth Moore's "A Carnival Jangle," Charles W. Chesnutt's "Uncle Wellingtons Wives," and Paul Laurence Dunbar's "The Scapegoat." Other stories include "Becky" by Jean Toomer; "Afternoon" by Ralph Ellison; Langston Hughes's "Feet Live Their Own Life"; and "Jesus Christ in Texas" by W. E. B. Du Bois. Samples of more recent fiction include tales by Jervey Tervalon, Alice Walker, and Edwidge Danticat.Ideal for browsing, this collection is also suitable for courses in African-American studies and American literature.ABOUT THE EDITOR : Christine M. Rudisel, Associate Professor, has been a member of the full-time faculty at Kingsborough since 2004. She has served as one of the co-directors of the Developmental English Program since 2011 and as the departments liaison to Access-Ability Services since 2004. Before joining the faculty at Kingsborough, Christine taught composition, oral expression, English comprehension, and American civilization at the Université de Nancy II in Nancy, France.In addition to co-directing the Developmental English Program, Christine is a member of the Board of Advisors for the Kingsborough Center for Teaching and Learning. Her interest in advancing student learning and developing novel pedagogies is demonstrated not only by her work with the Center but also by the workshops she has facilitated and the articles she has written about working with atypical learners. Along with Bob Blaisdell, she had also edited 'Slave Narratives of the Underground Railroad'.ABOUT THE EDITOR : Bob Blaisdell is professor of English at the City University of New York's Kingsborough Community College and the editor of twenty-two Dover literature and poetry collections.
SKU Code PRK B 3142 Weight in Kg 0.0900 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9780486471396 Author Name Christine Rudisel. Editor-Bob Blaisdell Publisher Name DOVER PUBLICATIONS