Who Declared the '90s a Black Literary Renaissance?

Nelson, Jill
January 1999
Defining Ourselves: Black Writers in the 90s;1999, p197
The article emphasizes the right of African Americans to an African American art. This call has been made necessary as there are efforts to subsume the issue of race and being African American under the notion of universality as defined by Stanley Crouch and what Time Magazine asserts as freedom for African American writers and artists.


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