A Bibliographical Guide to African-American Women Writers by Casper LeRoy Jordan

By Casper LeRoy Jordan

The such a lot entire list of the literary success of black American girls, this bibliography records the works of and works approximately 900 writers from Theresa Williams Abram to Sister Zubena. Chronologically spanning the output from Lucy Terry's poem of 1746 to top dealers and vague courses of 1991, it comprises such stellar figures as Phillis Wheatley, Frances E. W. Harper, Jessie Redmon Fauset, Zora Neale Hurston, Gwendolyn Brooks, Lorraine Hansberry, Toni Morrison, Alice Walker, and Terry McMillan. significant attempt has been made to search out items of small presses and unindexed periodicals. The millions of fundamental assets are complemented through hundreds of thousands of secondary resources. those seem at once with every one author's access, with go references to split sections for basic Works and Anthologies. A finished writer index brings jointly fundamental and secondary sources.

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