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The African diaspora & autobiographics

skeins of self and skin

by Chinosole

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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Foreign countries
    • Subjects:
    • American prose literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.,
    • Autobiographical fiction, American -- History and criticism.,
    • Africans -- Foreign countries -- Biography -- History and criticism.,
    • Autobiographical fiction -- History and criticism.,
    • Blacks -- Biography -- History and criticism.,
    • Autobiography -- African American authors.,
    • African Americans -- Intellectual life.,
    • African Americans in literature.,
    • Autobiography -- Black authors.,
    • Blacks in literature.,
    • Self in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [163]-175) and index.

      Other titlesAfrican diaspora and autobiographics
      StatementChinosole.
      SeriesSan Francisco State University series in philosophy,, v. 11
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS366.A35 C48 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 187 p. ;
      Number of Pages187
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL389231M
      ISBN 100820438170
      LC Control Number98053351

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