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AI (1947–2010)

Robert A. Lee.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature

January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (African American Literature); History. 694 words.

Born in Tucson, Arizona, the poet AI, pseudonym of Florence Anthony, looks to a complex American multicultural ancestry a Japanese

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Albert, Octavia V. Rogers (1824)

Jan Furman.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature

January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (African American Literature); History. 417 words.

Octavia Victoria Rogers Albert is best known for her volume of collected slave narratives, The House of Bondage, or Charlotte

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Alexander, Margaret Walker

in The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature

January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (African American Literature); History. 6 words.

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Alfrado

in The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature

January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (African American Literature); History. 3 words.

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Ali, Muhammad (1942)

Gerald Early.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature

January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (African American Literature); History. 426 words.

Despite the considerable achievements of such important African American athletes as Jesse Owens, Joe Louis, Wilma Rudolph, Jim Brown, and

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All God's Dangers

Roland L. Williams.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature

January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (African American Literature); History. 629 words.

which won a National Book Award in 1974, is a collaboration between an illiterate tenant farmer and a Harvard graduate

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Allen, Richard (1760–1831)

John Saillant.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature

January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (African American Literature); History. 522 words.

Born a slave in the household of a prominent Philadelphian, Richard Allen was sold to a Delaware farmer who allowed

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Allen, Samuel W. (1917)

Mary Hughes Brookhart.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature

January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (African American Literature); History. 1027 words.

Born in Columbus, Ohio, Samuel Allen (also known as Paul Vesey) studied creative writing under James Weldon Johnson at Fisk

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Allen, Samuel W. (<i>born</i> 1917), Poet, Educator, Translator, Lawyer

in The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature

January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (African American Literature); History. 6 words.

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Allen, Sarah A.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature

January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (African American Literature); History. 7 words.

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