Classic African American Women's Narratives

Classic African American Women's Narratives

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This book offers teachers, students, and general readers a one-volume collection of the most memorable and important writing in prose by African American women before 1865. The book reproduces in one volume the canon of African American women's fiction and autobiography during the slavery era in U.S. history. Each text in the volume represents a "first." Maria Stewart's Religion and the Pure Principles of Morality (1831) was the first political tract authored by an African American woman. Jarena Lee's Life and Religious Experience (1836) was the first African American woman's spiritual autobiography. The Narrative of Sojourner Truth (1850) was the first slave narrative to focus on the experience of a female slave in the United States. Frances E. W. Harper's "The Two Offers" (1859) was the first short story published by an Afri00739cam 2200169 a 45L0001001800000003000600018005001700024008004100041020003200082100002900114245005300143260008300196506006200279650002100341655002100362856018600383INNISFILb10102964OSTRO20030610091845.0010531s0 ilu 000 1 eng d 0585014167 (electronic bk.)1 Wister, Owen, 1860-193810 Mother [electronic resource] / by Owen Wister. Champaign, Ill. : Project Gutenberg ; Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, [199-?] Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries. 0 Mothers Fiction 7 Electronic books4 Bibliographic record display
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2003
ISBN: 9780195302639
Characteristics: xl, 391 p. : ill


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