About the Contributors
- Acknowledgments. // Defining Ourselves: Black Writers in the 90s;1999, preceding p1
The article mentions the writers and literary critics who so generously participated in the Fourth National Black Writers Conference and, equally generously, permitted their papers to be published in the book "Defining Ourselves: Black Writers in the 90s."
- TROUBLING QUESTIONS ABOUT UNIVERSALITY. Golden, Marita // Humanities;Mar/Apr2000, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p23
Presents an excerpt of the book `Defining Ourselves: Black Writers in the 90s.'
- In the Vineyard: Working in African American Studies/Defining Ourselves: Black Writers in the 90s (Book). McInnis, C. Liegh // Multicultural Review;Mar2000, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p71
Reviews two books. "In the Vineyard: Working in African American Studies," by Perry A. Hall; "Defining Ourselves: Black Writers in the 90s," edited by Elizabeth Nunes and Brenda M. Greene.
- Will & Testament. Akero, Malaika // Mending the World: Stories of Family by Contemporary Black Write;2003, p246
The article presents the poem "Will & Testament" by Malaika Adero. First Line: My father's ashes landed on our doorstep; Last Line: Where Daddy can be at peace.
- "Up South" in Harlem. Boyd, Herb // New York Amsterdam News;9/28/2006, Vol. 97 Issue 40, p30
The article presents information on the Up South International Book Festival (USIBF) which is set to be exhibited at the Gatehouse in Amsterdam, New York. It is informed that this three-day festival of international writers will take place under the aegis of editor and writer Malaika Adero....
- Blues, Ideology, and Afro-American Literature: A Vernacular Theory. // Columbia Guide to Contemporary African American Fiction;2005, p62
The article reviews the book "Blues, Ideology, and Afro-American Literature: A Vernacular Theory," by Houston A. Baker.
- So Black and Blue. Butler, Johnnella E. // Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Fall1986, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p90
Reviews the book "Blues, Ideology and Afro-American Literature: A Vernacular Theory," by Houston A. Baker, Jr.
- COUNTÃ‰E CULLEN. // Research Guide to Biography & Criticism;1990, Vol. 4, p121
This article focuses on the book Afro-American Poetics: Revisions of Harlem and the Black Aesthetic, by Houston A. Baker Jr. This collection of Baker's essays is as much about his personal transition to the study of African American literary forms as about the development of the Black Arts...
- Prodigal. // Southern Review;Summer1985, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p858
Presents the poem "Prodigal," by Houston A. Baker.