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The African American Literature anthology highlights some of the most influential African American authors in history. The Teaching Unit for African American Literature gives you a comprehensive academic framework that saves you hours of prep work. You can rely on this well-researched unit as a…

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The African American Literature anthology highlights some of the most influential African American authors in history. The Teaching Unit for African American Literature gives you a comprehensive academic framework that saves you hours of prep work. You can rely on this well-researched unit as a…

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Toni Morrison is one of the most celebrated contemporary African American authors. Known for her bestsellers The Bluest Eye and Beloved, Morrison has received multiple awards for her writing, including the Nobel Prize in Literature, a Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, and the Presidential Medal of…

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…the most popular authors for teenagers, weaves the tragedies of the Vietnam War and the personal reflections of a typical soldier into a book that is a must-read for your classroom. Detailing the tragedies of the Vietnam War and the unfair treatment of a typical African American soldier, this book…

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…Her many literary works, including her novel Their Eyes Were Watching God, remain popular among readers today for their profound insight into African American cultural history. Bring Hurston’s wisdom to your classroom with this full-color poster featuring a quote taken from her memoir, Dust…

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Written jointly by Malcolm X and Alex Haley, the author of Roots, The Autobiography of Malcolm X describes the life, upbringing, trials, contributions, and murder of this well-known African-American leader. Although some of the book's coarse material and its length may make it inappropriate for…

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Acclaimed author Alice Walker is best known in the literary world for her epistolary novel The Color Purple. A Pulitzer Prize winner, Walker has published more than ten novels and poetry collections over the years. Aside from writing, Walker is a prominent activist, advocating for feminism and the…

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One of science fiction’s most prominent authors, Octavia E. Butler accomplished many literary feats over the course of her career, including becoming the first science fiction writer to receive a MacArthur Fellowship. Before her death in 2006, Butler published more than ten novels, the most…

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Myers, the author of Slam!, continues on familiar turf with Jamal, a young, black, urban male in a tight situation. Publishers Weekly describes the novel as, "A realistic, spare, and almost unbearably sad story." The ALA says, "A recommended book for reluctant young adult readers." This book is…

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Myers, the author of Slam!, continues on familiar turf with Jamal, a young, black, urban male in a tight situation. Publishers Weekly describes the novel as, "A realistic, spare, and almost unbearably sad story." The ALA says, "A recommended book for reluctant young adult readers." With this…

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This mythic novel from Pulitzer Prize-winning author Toni Morrison is part historical fiction and part ghost story. Based on a true account, this story of an escaped female slave who kills her child rather than allowing her to also become a slave is a powerful introduction to the mental and physical…

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Myers, the author of Slam!, continues on familiar turf with Jamal, a young, black, urban male in a tight situation. Publishers Weekly describes the novel as, "A realistic, spare, and almost unbearably sad story." The ALA says, "A recommended book for reluctant young adult readers." With this…

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