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Conjure tales and stories of the color line

by Charles Waddell Chesnutt

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Published by Penguin in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern States
    • Subjects:
    • Racially mixed people -- Fiction.,
    • African Americans -- Fiction.,
    • Race relations -- Fiction.,
    • Racism -- Fiction.,
    • Southern States -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. xix-xx).

      StatementCharles W. Chesnutt ; edited and with an introduction by William L. Andrews.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesPenguin classics, Penguin twentieth-century classics
      ContributionsAndrews, William L., 1946-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS1292.C6 A6 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 278 p. ;
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6899100M
      ISBN 100141185023
      LC Control Number00708421
      OCLC/WorldCa44641665

      A pioneer in the development of fiction giving voice to the African-American experience, Charles Waddell Chesnutt (–) found literary success with his "conjure tales" — vignettes from black folk life, recounted partially in the vernacular — and later with his "stories of the color line," which addressed more directly the problems of race in America.   Conjure tales and stories of the color line Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by lotu.t on Septem SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:

      A pioneer in the development of fiction giving voice to the African-American experience, Charles Waddell Chesnutt (–) found literary success with his ‘conjure tales’ — vignettes from black folk life, recounted partially in the vernacular — and later with his ‘stories of the color line, ‘ which addressed more directly the problems of race in outstanding. Chesnutt published a series of stories called Stories of the Color Line in , which included A Matter of Principle and The Web of Circumstance. Visit American Literature's American History and the African American Library for other important historical documents and figures which helped shape America.

        A pioneer in the development of fiction giving voice to the African-American experience, Charles Waddell Chesnutt (–) found literary success with his "conjure tales" — vignettes from black folk life, recounted partially in the vernacular — and later with his "stories of the color line," which addressed more directly the problems of race in : Dover Publications. Hoodoo Studies A list dedicated to preserving the practice of African American conjure, or hoodoo. The books on this list do not have to be entirely about hoodoo-books about African American history in the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries should also be included. Conjure Tales and Stories of the Color Line by. Charles W. Chesnutt. avg.


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