CFP: [African-American] Langston Hughes reference book (no deadline; book)

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Jeff Soloway
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Facts On File, a New York publisher of reference books for schools and
libraries, is seeking a scholar to write a one-volume reference book on
Langston Hughes, focusing on critical analysis of his works. The ideal
author will have a Ph.D., broad knowledge of Hughes's life and works, and
an ability to write clearly and succinctly for students in both high
school and college. This large project (250,000-300,000 words) must be
completed within two years. Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines will be
required. If interested please send letter and cv, preferably by e-mail, to

Jeff Soloway
Executive Editor
Facts on File, Inc.
132 W. 31st St., 17th Floor
New York, NY 10001

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