TITLE

Editorial Considerations at QBB: The Black Book Review

AUTHOR(S)
McHenry, Susan
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Defining Ourselves: Black Writers in the 90s;1999, p227
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes efforts at transforming the Quarterly Black Review of Books (QBR) into a professional cultural institution. She is an experienced editor and draws on her experiences as executive editor of QBR and discusses why there is a need for a venue for reviewing mainstream and emerging black writers. The objective is to strengthen QBR as the only national review of record for African American letters. This can be done through editorial works that ensure QBR will be a vehicle to assist black publishers and black writers so that their works are known to African American communities.
ACCESSION #
19425540

 

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