Southern Road/Negro Poetry and Drama/The Negro in American Fiction (Book)

O'Meally, Robert G.
February 1978
New Republic;2/11/78, Vol. 178 Issue 6, p33
Book Review
Reviews several books written by Sterling A. Brown. "Southern Road"; "Negro Poetry and Drama,"; "The Negro Caravan."


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