African American Autobiographers

Author by : Emmanuel Sampath Nelson
Languange : en
Publisher by : Greenwood Publishing Group
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Description : Chronicling the autobiographical tradition in African American literature from the 18th century to the present, this volume features 66 authors from Maya Angelou to Malcolm X. Alphabetized entries, written by expert contributors, include concise biographies, overviews of autobiographical works and themes, reviews of critical receptions, and bibliographies.

American Life Writing And The Medical Humanities

Author by : Samantha Allen Wright
Languange : en
Publisher by : Emerald Group Publishing
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Description : American Life Writing and the Medical Humanities: Writing Contagion bridges a gap in the market by linking the medical humanities with disability studies. It examines how Americans used life writing to record epidemic disease throughout history.