Ethnic American literature : an encyclopedia for students / Emmanuel S. Nelson, editor.

This book introduces the American mosaic of multicultural literature by chronicling the achievements of American writers of non-European descent and highlighting the ethnic diversity of works from the colonial era to the present. It contains entries on African American, Asian American, Latino/a, and...

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Other Authors: Nelson, Emmanuel S. (Emmanuel Sampath), 1954- (Editor)
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Published: Santa Barbara : Greenwood/ABC-CLIO, An imprint of BAC-CLIO, LLC, 2015.
Series:Gale virtual reference library.
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Summary:This book introduces the American mosaic of multicultural literature by chronicling the achievements of American writers of non-European descent and highlighting the ethnic diversity of works from the colonial era to the present. It contains entries on African American, Asian American, Latino/a, and Native American literary traditions, among others, and features topics like the civil rights movement, bilingualism, assimilation, and border narratives.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xxiv, 570 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 527-531) and index.
ISBN:9781610698818
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