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African American Literature

Primary Full Text Resources

Reference Books for Literary Criticism

African American Writers.   Ref PS153 .N5 A344 1990

The Harlem Renaissance, 1920-1940 PS153.N5 H24 1996 v.1 - 7

Masterpieces of African-American Literature. Frank N. Magill, ed. Ref PS53.N5 M264 1992

The Pen Is Ours:  A Listing of Writings by and about African-American Women before 1910 with Secondary bibliography to the Present. Ref PS153 .N5 Y44 1991

Locating Secondary Sources for Book Reviews & Criticism

Biographical Reference Sources

  • African American Authors, 1745-1945:  A Bio-Bibliographical Critical Sourcebook. Ref PS153 .N5 A32 2000

  • African American Writers. Ref PS153 .N5 A344 1990

  •  Encyclopedia of the Harlem Renaissance. Ref PS153.N5 B675 2006

  • The Oxford Companion to African American Literature. Ref PS153.N5 O96 1997

  • The Schomburg Center Guide to Black Literature.  Ref PN841 .S3465 1995

WWW Sources