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BLACK PEOPLE DO READ: Urban Fiction’s Impact on Black Literacy!

BLACK PEOPLE DO READ: Urban Fiction’s Impact on Black Literacy! My introduction to Urban Fiction in literature began with Mario Puzo’s The Godfather, which I read when I was eight or nine years ol...


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Esi Edugyan, Fredrick C. Harris win Hurston/Wright black literature awards - Washington Post

Esi Edugyan, Fredrick C. Harris win Hurston/Wright black literature awards - Washington Post | Black History | Scoop.it
Esi Edugyan, Fredrick C. Harris win Hurston/Wright black literature awards
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Its mission is to “discover, educate, mentor” and ensure the survival of black writers and literature by black writers.
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Exploring Black Canadian Literature by Donna Bailey Nurse (CBC.ca)

Exploring Black Canadian Literature by Donna Bailey Nurse (CBC.ca) | Black History | Scoop.it
Read on! By JHOBELL KRISTYL - Your Book Maven.

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U.Va. Symposium and Exhibit Explores Experiences of African-Americans in Soviet Union

U.Va. Symposium and Exhibit Explores Experiences of African-Americans in Soviet Union | Black History | Scoop.it
An intriguing story about a journey by African-Americans to the Soviet Union during the Stalin era has inspired a symposium and an exhibition at The Fralin Museum of Art.

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Speculative Fiction Part VII: Author Qwantu Amaru « Black Literature Magazine

Speculative Fiction Part VII: Author Qwantu Amaru « Black Literature Magazine | Black History | Scoop.it

Speculative Fiction Part VII: Author Qwantu Amaru « Black Literature Magazine http://t.co/C1ralRvKlC


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Black History Month: Keeping roots alive through YA

Black History Month: Keeping roots alive through YA | Black History | Scoop.it
As we celebrate Black History Month, literary journalist, teacher and
author Donna Bailey Nurse has written a two part blog series about the
importance of literature that speaks to young black people.

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The 15 Fiction Titles That Every African American Should Read - Black Culture

The 15 Fiction Titles That Every African American Should Read - Black Culture | Black History | Scoop.it
    Literature by Black authors is largely ignored or marginalized in literary canons.

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