CHAPTER V: Fiction 1950-1970

January 2003
Students' Guide to African American Literature, 1760 to the Pres;2003, p115
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This chapter discusses African American fiction written during the period of 1950-1970. The representative works of fiction that will be considered include Invisible Man, by Ralph Waldo Ellison, Gwendolyn Brooks's Maud Martha, Go Tell It on the Mountain, by James Arthur Baldwin, Alice Childress's Like One of the Family, Paule Marshall's Brown Girl, Brownstones and Langston Hughes's The Best of Simple.


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