The Norton Anthology of African American Literature

ISBN13: 9780393911558
Release Date: March 25th 2014
Published by: W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 2800

The much-anticipated Third Edition brings together the work of 140 writers from 1746 to the present writing in all genres, as well as performers of vernacular forms--from spirituals and sermons to jazz and hip hop. Fresh scholarship, new visuals and media, and new selections--with an emphasis on contemporary writers--combine to make The Norton Anthology of African American Literature an even better teaching tool for instructors and an unmatched value for students.

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